• On the Oregon Trail

    Created September 24, 2010
    On the Oregon Trail: oregon02

    Work with primary documents and latter-day photographs to recapture the experience of traveling on the Oregon Trail.

  • I Hear the Locomotives: The Impact of the Transcontinental Railroad

    Created September 24, 2010
    I Hear the Locomotives: train

    Students analyze archival material such as photos, documents, and posters, to understand the phenomenon of the Transcontinental Railroad.

  • The Campaign of 1840: Was Harrison Like Jackson?

    Created July 24, 2010
  • The Campaign of 1840: Van Buren and Harrison Compared

    Created July 24, 2010
  • The Kansas–Nebraska Act: Interactive Map

    Created July 18, 2010
  • An Early Threat of Secession: The Missouri Compromise, 1820–1821

    Created July 18, 2010

    John Quincy Adams, 6th U.S. President (1825–1829), dies

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