1. HISTORY.COM-CHALK TALK-LOST COLONY OF ROANOKE

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    There is a new look to history.com. A recent site refresh provides easy access to historical content and short-form entertainment videos. Produced by San Francisco's marketing agency Camp Creative.…

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    • Freedom and Individuality: "To Build a Fire" by Jack London

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      Jack London, like the unnamed man described in the story “To Build a Fire,” lived on the edge. Born in 1876, he died a short forty years later. As a young man, he was a full-fledged participant in…

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      • Washington Crossing Delaware

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        General George Washington and the continental army's historic crossing of the Delaware River on Christmas Day, 1776, to attack British and Hessian troops in Trenton, NJ is re-enacted in this 5:25…

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        • Prof. Patrick Rael: How 'Lincoln' Holds Up

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          Leading this year's Oscar race with 12 nominations, Steven Spielberg's "Lincoln" has ignited commentary and argument from scholars and critics around the country. Bowdoin College Associate Professor…

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          • "Civil War Days" (Documentary Film)

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            Chesapeake Public Library and student filmmaker Danny Terry team up to bring the educational documentary film based on the annual Civil War Days event in Chesapeake, Virginia, in September 2007. Annually,…

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            • Parts of American History

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              Sticky recently produced this 15-minute documentary titled “Parts Of American History” for C.E. Sundberg, as it approaches the celebration of our 100-year anniversary in 2012. The video, shot in HD,…

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              • Jack London's "To Build a Fire": Is the man typically American?

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                Jack London, like the unnamed man described in the story “To Build a Fire,” lived on the edge. Born in 1876, he died a short forty years later. As a young man, he was a full-fledged participant in…

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                • Chapter 1 / School Ties: Bowdoin College, 1823-1827

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                  Watch it at www.AntebellumProject.com for the full website experience.

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                  • WPA Posters

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                    Nothing gives a clearer glimpse into depression-era life than the posters of the Works Progress Administration. Each poster provides a window into American culture and attitudes, showing how everyday…

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                    • London: Is the man typically American?

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                      Jack London, like the unnamed man described in the story “To Build a Fire,” lived on the edge. Born in 1876, he died a short forty years later. As a young man, he was a full-fledged participant in…

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