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Pennsylvania Civil War 150

Pennsylvania Civil War 150




Type ? Resource Title
S Politicians: Historical Overview
P Photo Gallery
S Simon Cameron
S Octavius Catto
S Andrew Curtin
S George McClellan
S Thomas Scott
S Thaddeus Stevens
S George W. Woodward
S Andrew Curtin
P Artifact: Paintings and Portraits: Simon Cameron
P Artifact: Personal Belongings: Simon Cameron
P Artifact: Personal Belongings: James E. Beaver material
P Artifact: Paintings and Portraits: Thaddeus Stevenson
S Salmon P. Chase
S Jefferson Davis
S Andrew Johnson
S Abraham Lincoln
S William Seward
S Edwin M. Stanton
S Alexander Stephens
S Alexander Kelly

Other websites

Type ? Resource Title
P Thaddeus Stevens' personal property
S John F. Hartranft: Pennsylvania General and Governor (PDF)
T How to Research the Civil War in Your Own Hometown: Lesson Plan
T Civil War Preservation Trust Lesson Plans
S Governor Curtin

Key: [to letter or symbol designation]
S Secondary source, able to be read by secondary level student
P Primary source. For a good primer on how to teach with primary sources, go to Smithsonian's Teaching with Primary Sources
T Teaching material and lesson plan, background reading on a more scholarly level
I Interactive or multi-media that a student can use directly
V Place to visit or event to attend

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