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Blowing horns on Bleeker Street on New Year's Day

[Detail] Blowing horns on Bleeker Street on New Year's Day

Specific artifacts (images, manuscripts, maps, sound files) with analysis tools help students think like historians about a particular historical event or phenomenon.

  • The First Thanksgiving, 1621

    Thanksgiving

    Study photographs, paintings, letters, and official proclamations to discover historical perspectives on American Thanksgiving holiday traditions beginning with the pilgrims who came to North America on the Mayflower.