Women's Movement - Leadership | Pennsylvania Civil War 150
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Pennsylvania Civil War 150

Pennsylvania Civil War 150


Women's Movement - Leadership


Type ? Resource Title
S Women: Historical Overview
P Caroline LeCount
P Artifact: Paintings and Portraits: Jane Grey Swisshelm
P Artifact: Personal Belongings: Diary of Emilie Davis
S Jane Grey Swisshelm
S Mary Ruggles
S Anna Dickinson
S Lucretia Mott
P Artifact: Jane Grey Swisshelm

Other websites

Type ? Resource Title
T, P Civil War Letters
T, I, P The Time of the Lincolns: A Woman's World
V National Civil War Museum School Programs
T How to Research the Civil War in Your own Hometown Lesson Plan
T Civil War Preservation Trust Lesson Plans
P Most Popular Primary Documents of the Civil War
P, S Women During 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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