Upcoming Teacher Workshops

 

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Progressive Era, Roaring Twenties, and World War I Additional Resources

Progressive Era, Roaring Twenties, and World War I Activities

Albert Parsons Haymarket Timeline
Albert Parsons and Haymarket Affair Lesson Plan
Anne Dallas Dudley- "The Southern Temperment as related to Suffrage"

Birth of Country Music Activities

Booker T. Washington "Cast Down your Bucket Where You Are" speech

Homestead Strike Lesson Plan
Josephine Anderson Pearson - My Story Of How and Why I Became an Anti-Suffrage Leader

Progressive Social Reformers Lesson Plan
Scopes Trial Lesson Plan
Spanish Ameican War Inquiry

The Great Migration Letters

W.E.B. DuBois "The Nigara Movement" speech

W.E.B. DuBois The Souls of Black Folks

W.E.B. DuBois  "The Talented Tenth"

Teaching Activities on Alvin C. York and WWI
Womens Suffrage Activity

Progressive Era, Roaring Twenties, and World War I Web Links

Votes for Women 

Part of the Library of Congress extensive collection of resources on women’s suffrage

Library of Congress: Suffrage

Collection of suffrage related photos from Library of Congress

Women of Protest

More photos related to suffrage

Tennessee State Museum: Perfect 36

The Tennessee State Museum has a traveling trunk on the Perfect 36. There are also curricular materials.

American Memory Site

This opens to a page on the Library of Congress American Memory site.  It has background information about lynching, an excerpt from Ida B. Wells pamphlet “Lynch Law in Georgia” as well as a link to the entire text of the pamphlet.

University of Chicago: Ida B. Wells

This link open the finding guide for the Ida B. Wells Papers at the University of Chicago.  The guide contains links to the documents that have been digitized.

PBS: Jim Crow

Excellent website from PBS titled The Rise and Fall of Jim Crow

Library of Congress: W.C. Handy

This page from the Library of Congress has links to excellent primary sources on W.C. Handy.

Zimmerman Telegraph Lesson Plan