Research and Study New Deal Document LibraryOver 900 articles, speeches, letters and other texts, organized by subject, date and author. New Deal Photo GalleryOver 5000 Great Depression era images from the National Archives, the FDR Library and many other sources. New Deal Network ClassroomLesson plans, web projects, and bibliographical materials on the Great Depression. H-US1918-45A moderated H-Net discussion list for teachers and historians. Features
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50 Interesting Great Depression FactsReferences 1 Bennett, Drake. “Depression 2009: What Would It Look Like?”Civil War Primary SourcesPrimary Documents by Topic: Most Popular Official Records Addresses & Speeches Acts, Bills, & Orders Military Correspondence & Documents Personal Correspondence & Narratives Prints & Photos Maps Document Collections Getting Started Primary Documents Official Confederate CorrespondenceMaking of Americaaking of America (MoA) is a digital library of primary sources in American social history from the antebellum period through reconstruction. The collection is particularly strong in the subject areas of education, psychology, American history, sociology, religion, and science and technology. The collection currently contains approximately 10,000 books and 50,000 journal articles with 19th century imprints. For more details about the project, see About MoA. Making of America is made possible by a grant from the Andrew W.
9 Excellent Free Map Creation Tools for Teachers and Students1- Umapper UMapper is a great mapping tool for educators. It allows its users to create and manage interactive maps and geogames online. These maps can be shared with others or be embedded in blogs and websites 2- MapTilerLabor Unions During the Great Depression and New Deal - For TeachersIn the early 1930s, as the nation slid toward the depths of depression, the future of organized labor seemed bleak. In 1933, the number of labor union members was around 3 million, compared to 5 million a decade before. Most union members in 1933 belonged to skilled craft unions, most of which were affiliated with the American Federation of Labor (AFL).
The University of Oklahoma College of Law: A Chronology of US Historical DocumentsLinks marked with an asterisk (*) are to other websites and will open in a new window. Pre-Colonial To 1600 The Magna Carta (1215) Letter from Christopher Columbus to the King & Queen of Spain (1490's) The *Iroquois Constitution