ERIC Number: EJ461849
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1992
Reference Count: N/A
Petition for a Fair Representation of African Americans at the World's Columbian Exposition.
Schamel, Wynell Burroughs; Blondo, Richard A.
Social Education, v56 n6 p349-52 Oct 1992
Suggests a history lesson using a petition written by prominent African Americans objecting to the coverage of African Americans at the 1893 World's Columbian Exposition. Explains that African-American citizens were largely ignored in the exhibits. Includes questions for class discussion, writing activities, a copy of the petition, and research ideas for students. (DK)
Publication Type: Historical Materials; Reports - Descriptive; Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
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