Causes of the Civil War
Assignments & Activities
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Sample of Assignments & Activities
Image Analysis: Northern Representations of the South
During the first half of the nineteenth century the number of newspapers in America increased dramatically and the price of newspapers dropped as new technologies made print and distribution less expensive. (For more on this, read Shmoop’s ...
Image Analysis/Presentation: Controversial Symbol of Liberty
By the mid 1850s, tensions surrounding slavery had grown so severe that any reference to America’s historic commitment to liberty was certain to spark controversy. Look at ...