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WPA Poster

[Detail] WPA Poster, Indian court, Golden Gate International Exposition, 1939

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

  • Group of Indian boys from Dakota territory

    Assimilation through Education

    Photos, early film footage, federal government reports, cartoons, and maps tell the complex tale of the efforts to assimilate Native Americans through education.