How Teachers Can Make the Most of “The Dust Bowl”

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How Teachers Can Make the Most of “The Dust Bowl”

How History, Government, and Social Studies Teachers Can Make the Most of “The Dust Bowl”

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Thomas Jefferson becomes Secretary of State

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American author Upton Sinclair born

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Novelist James Fennimore Cooper born

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Teddy Roosevelt gives famous speech on “muckraking”

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Image from documentary website showing a spool of thread

American Experience: "Triangle Fire"

PBS's American Experience series highlights the deadliest workplace accident in New York City’s history. A dropped match on the 8th floor of the Triangle Shirtwaist Factory sparked a fire that killed over a hundred innocent people trapped inside and spurred calls for workplace reform.

Lyndon Johnson delivers “We Shall Overcome” speech

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