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A New Old Dominion: Virginia in the Twentieth Century    based on 4 evaluation(s). - by HistoryConnects from the Virginia Historical Society 2012-13 Honorable Mention,2013-14,2014-15 Honorable Mention,2015-16
An in-depth examination of digitized images and primary sources from the Virginia Historical Society's collection that can be used to address themes in post–1865 Virginia and American history. These images address historical themes such as education, industria...
Availability:  By Request ONLY
Audience:  Kindergarten, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, Parent, Adult Learners

Ask Us...    based on 45 evaluation(s). - by HistoryConnects from the Virginia Historical Society 2012-13 Honorable Mention,2013-14,2014-15 Honorable Mention,2015-16
The education staff of the Virginia Historical Society is at your disposal in this program. Spend time talking with and interviewing a historian about any part of Virginia history. This highly interactive discussion serves as a perfect refresher for end of the...
Availability:  By Request ONLY
Audience:  Kindergarten, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, Parent, Adult Learners

Finding the "Real" Pocahontas    based on 4 evaluation(s). - by HistoryConnects from the Virginia Historical Society 2012-13 Honorable Mention,2013-14,2014-15 Honorable Mention,2015-16
The study of Pocahontas is an excellent exercise testing the strength of primary versus secondary sources. Factually we know very little about Pocahontas. These facts are often interwoven with myth and legend surrounding her life. Depictions of Pocahontas thro...
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Audience:  Kindergarten, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, Parent, Adult Learners

From Jamestown to Revolution: Virginia in the Colonial Era    based on 10 evaluation(s). - by HistoryConnects from the Virginia Historical Society 2012-13 Honorable Mention,2013-14,2014-15 Honorable Mention,2015-16
What happened between 1607 and 1763 in Virginia? Through the use of replica artifacts, pictures, maps, and other primary sources, this program will study how and why Jamestown was the first permanent settlement in Virginia, how Williamsburg was chosen as the f...
Availability:  By Request ONLY
Audience:  4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, Parent, Adult Learners

John Robertson Maben & the Search for California Gold!    based on 8 evaluation(s). - by HistoryConnects from the Virginia Historical Society 2012-13 Honorable Mention,2013-14,2014-15 Honorable Mention,2015-16
In 1849, John Robertson Maben traveled to California in search of gold. In a series of thirteen letters, Maben describes his travels to his wife, Sarah. These letters are especially vivid as Maben was witness to events both momentous and mundane. He wrote of t...
Availability:  By Request ONLY
Audience:  4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, Parent, Adult Learners

Pocahontas and the Powhatan Indians    based on 60 evaluation(s). - by HistoryConnects from the Virginia Historical Society 2012-13 Honorable Mention,2013-14,2014-15 Honorable Mention,2015-16
Using primary sources as well as replica artifacts created by Mattaponi Indians, students will learn about what life was like for Woodland Indians by examining the Algonquian speaking Powhatans in Virginia before the first English settlers made it their home.
Availability:  By Request ONLY
Audience:  Pre-K Students, Kindergarten, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, Adult Learners

Rebuilding America: Reconstruction and Jim Crow    based on 26 evaluation(s). - by HistoryConnects from the Virginia Historical Society 2012-13 Honorable Mention,2013-14,2014-15 Honorable Mention,2015-16
After the Civil War, Virginians eagerly embraced economic development and technological change while resisting political and social change. Indeed, as Virginia moved forward in many ways and living standards improved, society was rigidly segregated by race. Th...
Availability:  By Request ONLY
Audience:  4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, Parent, Adult Learners

Sick Call!: Civil War Diseases, Hospitals, and Medicine    based on 3 evaluation(s). - by HistoryConnects from the Virginia Historical Society 2012-13 Honorable Mention,2013-14,2014-15 Honorable Mention,2015-16
More soldiers died during the American Civil War from diseases than from battle wounds. What were the most common diseases, and how did doctors treat them? This program examines doctors, nurses, and patients in both the North and South and how they dealt with ...
Availability:  By Request ONLY
Audience:  6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, Adult Learners

The Civil War: An American Turning Point    based on 46 evaluation(s). - by HistoryConnects from the Virginia Historical Society 2012-13 Honorable Mention,2013-14,2014-15 Honorable Mention,2015-16
From 1861 to 1865 the country was in a military and social revolution. How we define freedom, liberty, patriotism, and nation today is directly related to the diverse experiences of the individuals who participated in the Civil War.
Availability:  By Request ONLY
Audience:  4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, Adult Learners

The Making of America: Expansion, Reform, & the Westward Movement    based on 8 evaluation(s). - by HistoryConnects from the Virginia Historical Society 2012-13 Honorable Mention,2013-14,2014-15 Honorable Mention,2015-16
While Virginia was establishing her claim to being “the Mother of Presidents”, nearly a million Virginians left the state between the Revolutionary and American Civil wars. This program examines the contributions of Virginians to the new Republic (Constitution...
Availability:  By Request ONLY
Audience:  4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, Parent, Adult Learners

The Pursuit of Liberty: the Revolutionary War and the Founding of America    based on 49 evaluation(s). - by HistoryConnects from the Virginia Historical Society 2012-13 Honorable Mention,2013-14,2014-15 Honorable Mention,2015-16
Virginians played an essential role in the creation of the new American nation. From actions during and following the American Revolution to ideas and documents that established the new country, Virginians were involved at every point. During this program stud...
Availability:  By Request ONLY
Audience:  3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, Parent, Adult Learners

Virginia and the Creation of the Constitution--FREE This program has not yet been evaluated. - by HistoryConnects from the Virginia Historical Society 2012-13 Honorable Mention,2013-14,2014-15 Honorable Mention,2015-16
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Availability:  Published Date(s) and Time(s) ONLY
Audience:  4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, Parent, Adult Learners

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