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From 1846 to 1848, the United States fought a war with Mexico over territory that would eventually become the states of Texas, Arizona, New Mexico,...
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  • Social Studies
  • MS, HS
On June 25, 1950, North Korea surprised South Korea by invading and advancing towards the capital city of Seoul. Soon after, President Truman sent U...
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  • Social Studies
  • High School
This five-minute, Newseum-produced video tells the story of the Watergate scandal and coverage of it through primary source news footage. The video...
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Organized around a Museum-produced 38-minute documentary, The Path to Nazi Genocide , these materials and discussion questions provide students with...
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  • Social Studies
  • High School
In 1932 the United States was in the depths of the Great Depression with the government struggling on the best way to intervene when Franklin...
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  • Social Studies
  • High School
The North American Free Trade Agreement went into effect on January 1, 1994. It created a free trade zone that reduced tariffs and encourage trade...
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  • Social Studies
  • MS, HS
The Vietnam War was a conflict between communist North Vietnam and South Vietnam that began in 1955. However, the war took on a greater worldwide...
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  • Social Studies
  • High School
At the conclusion of the Civil War, the country faced significant challenges as it began to rebuild the South and unite the states. Newly freed...
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  • Social Studies
  • High School
The 18th Amendment was passed in 1919 to ban the "manufacture, sale, or transportation of intoxicating liquors,” establishing Prohibition across the...
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  • US History
  • MS, HS
In 1803, Thomas Jefferson arranged for the purchase of the Louisiana Territory from Napoleon Bonaparte from France. This purchase was significant in...