ERIC Number: EJ452233
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1992
Reference Count: 0
Using Slave Advertisements as Historical Evidence: A Lesson in Discovery.
Harper, C. W.
Social Education, v56 n3 p186-90 Mar 1992
Suggests that slave advertisements from old southern newspapers can be used to help teachers convey the nature of slavery. Includes a selection of slave advertisements with analysis and questions for discussion. Recommends the use of such advertisements for units on the causes of the Civil War or the lingering effects of slavery on society today. (DK)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: N/A