History of the Political Parties I
Charting the flow of political power, this History of the Political Parties print translates the first 100 years of our political history into a single visual picture. Starting from a single source, a large stream representing the political parties forks and rejoins as parties are created and then fade away. The streams twist and turn as power shifts from one party to another. Follow the history of the Loco Focos, Barnburners, Hunkers, Silver Grays, and the Temperance party. See the chaos of…
Era 4: Expansion and Reform (1801-1861)--MCHCE Website contains an index of Standards, Presentation Links, Curriculum Links, as well as other Links and Resources for this Era.
American Passages - Unit 4. Spirit of Nationalism: Context Activities
American Passages--Unit 4. Spirit of Nationalism Context Activities. Questions (1 of 3) Comprehension: Examine the representations of America as female featured in the archive. How did the depiction of America change over time? How is the Columbia in the eighteenth-century print by Edward Savage different from the Columbia featured on the World War I recruitment poster?