Teaching American History Project

Instructional and Public History Multimedia Files


Analyzing Primary Source Images with Jim Moran, Educational Outreach Director, American Antiquarian Society

Analyzing Primary Source Images YouTube Link
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Visual Literacy Worksheet

Analyzing Paul Revere's Boston Massacre YouTube Link
Analyzing Paul Revere's Boston Massacre Download Movie (.m4v)

Analyzing John Bufford's Boston Massacre YouTube Link
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Analyzing Historical Artifacts with Rebecca Furer, Director of Education & Interpretation, Connecticut Historical Society

Analyzing Historical Artifacts at the Connecticut Historical Society YouTube Link
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Object Identification at the Connecticut Historical Society YouTube Link
Object Identification at the Connecticut Historical Society Download Movie (.m4v)

Object Comparison at the Connecticut Historical Society YouTube Link
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Public History Series 2011-2012

Events Leading to the Civil War with Matthew Warshauer, Professor of History, University of Connecticut on February 13, 2012
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The Ratification of the Bill of Rights with Walter Woodward, Connecticut State Historian and Professor at UConn on November 11, 2011
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Letters from an American Utopia with Christopher Clark, Professor of History, University of Connecticut on May 11, 2011
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J.P. Morgan with Eugene Leach, Professor of History, Trinity College on November 29, 2010
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The Patriot Act with Peter Chase, Director of Plainville, Connecticut Public Library and Christopher Finan, Historian, Author and President of American Booksellers Foundation for Free Expression on May 11, 2010
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