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Art & Culture
<a href="/websites/why-treaties-matter-self-government-dakota-and-ojibwe-nations">Why Treaties Matter: Self-Government in the Dakota and Ojibwe Nations</a>

Why Treaties Matter: Self-Government in the Dakota and Ojibwe Nations

A virtual exhibit to see for yourself how Dakota and Ojibwe treaties with the U.S. government affected the lands and lifeways of the Indigenous peoples of the place now called Minnesota and why these binding agreements between nations still matter today. Educator guides provide educators with background, student readings and activities, vocabulary lists, and suggested web and print resources.

History & Social Studies
<a href="/websites/italian-americans">The Italian Americans</a>

The Italian Americans

The Italian Americans is a PBS documentary that reveals the distinctive qualities of one immigrant group’s experience and how they have shaped and challenged America. Educational resources trace their evolution from their arrival as migrant laborers with a role in the nation’s modernization, to the struggle against discrimination and lingering stereotypes, to a central role in the making of postwar America.

Art & Culture

Wadsworth Atheneum

The Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art, the oldest continually-operating public art museum in the United States, experienced an extensive renovation funded in part by NEH. Major exhibitions and newly refurbished collections offer new interpretive content and deeper engagement with the artwork. An online collection of educational resources provide creative strategies for effectively addressing student learning objectives through the visual arts.

Art & Culture
<a href="/websites/ceramica-y-cultura-story-spanish-and-mexican-mayolica">Cerámica y Cultura: The Story of Spanish and Mexican Mayólica</a>

Cerámica y Cultura: The Story of Spanish and Mexican Mayólica

Museum of International Folk Art in Santa Fe exhibition moves to understand Mayólica, a method of glazing earthenware pottery, in historic and cultural context by illustrating its place in trade and economics as well as daily life. A full array of educational resources is provided.

Art & Culture
<a href="/websites/14th-colony-california-missions-resource-teachers">The 14th Colony: A California Missions Resource for Teachers</a>

The 14th Colony: A California Missions Resource for Teachers

NEH Summer Landmark for School teachers, The Fourteenth Colony, collection of K-12 instructional resources include multimedia spanning Native Californians, Missions, Presidios and Pueblos of the Spanish, and Mexican and early American traditions and eras. Primary sources, maps, and images document the cultural and historical geography of the California missions.

Art & Culture
<a href="/websites/language-land-journeys-literary-america">Language of the Land: Journeys Into Literary America</a>

Language of the Land: Journeys Into Literary America

Tour this Library of Congress online exhibit’s four regional sections that feature through literary maps and images how the voices of America’s writers are rooted in a particular place.