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A House Divided: Photography in the Civil War

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Visual Arts +3 Age Levels Primary (5 to 8 years old), Elementary (9 to 12 years old)
How does photography of the Civil War inform us about this period? This teaching collection includes the lesson plan, A House Divided: Photography of the Civil War, published by the Smithsonian American Art Museum. Students examine Civil War photographs, write captions, and discuss how viewing photographs enhances your understanding of historical events and concepts.