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7th Grade - The American Story: The Thirteen English Colonies (1630 - 1750)
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The New England Colonies
This edition of Mr. Zoller's Social Studies Podcasts focuses on England's thirteen original colonies in the new world. Specifically, this podcast discusses the New England Colonies: Massachusetts, Connecticut, New Hampshire, and Rhode Island. (14:35 min.)
This edition of Mr. Zoller's Social Studies Podcasts focuses on England's thirteen original colonies in the new world. Specifically, this podcast discusses the Southern Colonies: Virginia, Maryland, North Carolina, South Carolina, and Georgia. (14:31 min.)
Art work; correspondence; ephemera and objects; financial records; genealogical material; inventories; legal documents; medical records; military records; photographic material; printed material; school papers; scrapbooks; site plans; writings; etc.; reflecting the life and work of the Codman family of Lincoln, Massachusetts.
This edition of Mr. Zoller's Social Studies Podcasts focuses on England's thirteen original colonies in the new world. Specifically, this podcast discusses the Middle Colonies: New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Delaware. (11:21 min.)
In Motion: The African-American Migration Experience presents a new interpretation of African-American history, one that focuses on the self-motivated activities of peoples of African descent to remake themselves and their worlds.
Information on more than 35,000 slave voyages that forcibly embarked over 12 million Africans for transport to the Americas between the sixteenth and nineteenth centuries. It offers researchers, students and the general public a chance to rediscover the reality of one of the largest forced movements of peoples in world history.
Edited clip of the Middle Passage from Steven Spielberg's 1997 historical drama; clip edited by a history teacher for use with his students. (Graphic) (3:33 min.)
This UMass Amherst collection contains several hundred printed pamphlets and books pertaining to slavery and antislavery in New England, 1725-1911. The holdings include speeches, sermons, proceedings and other publications of organizations such as the American Anti-Slavery Society and the American Colonization Society, and a small number of pro-slavery tracts.