Special congratulations to students who researched at the National Archives for their projects!
Posted by Stephanie on June 23, 2014, under National History Day, Partner Organizations, Research.
Students will learn how rights for African-Americans changed quickly from the Dred Scott decision to the Civil Rights Act of 1875 by examining primary sources and explaining the relationships between them.
Posted by Stephanie on December 17, 2013, under Teaching Activities & Lesson Plans.
With over 12 billion documents in the National Archives, our records have countless stories to tell. Even with just three types of documents—a passenger arrival record, census record and a naturalization record—one can learn quite a bit about a person’s life. And students have the opportunity to uncover these stories during a hands-on field trip at […]
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