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Pennsylvania Civil War 150

Pennsylvania Civil War 150


Public Opinion

Type ? Resource Title
S Newspapers
S Bringing news to the home front
S Civilians: Historical Overview
S George Boker
P Artifact: Paintings and Portraits: Sidney George Fisher
S Caroline LeCount
P Artifact: Printed Envelopes
S Artifact: Paintings and Portraits: Jane Grey Swisshelm
P A reply to the resolutions passed by the late Philadelphia annual conference of the Methodist Episcopal church: pamphlet
P Jane Grey Swisshelm
P Artifact: Political: Wide Awake Parade Torch
P Artifact: Political: West Chester Wide Awake Hat
S Frederick Douglas
S Harriet Beecher Stowe
S Clement Vallandigham

Other websites

Type ? Resource Title
P Newspapers of the day
T, P Civil War Letters
T, P, I The Time of the Lincolns: Partisan Politics
T How to Research the Civil War in Your Own Hometown: Lesson Plan
T, P Letters, Telegrams, and Photographs Illustrating Factors that Affected the Civil War

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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