ERIC Number: EJ706309
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2004-Sep-1
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Robert E. Lee's Demand for the Surrender of John Brown
Rulli, Daniel F.
Social Education, v68 n5 p306 Sep 2004
The featured document that is the main topic of this article, Robert E. Lee's Demand for the Surrender of John Brown and his Party [at Harpers Ferry], October 18, 1859, is from the Records of the Adjutant General's Office, 1780s-1917; Record Group 94, and is in the holdings of the National Archives. As a part of "Teaching with Documents", a regular department of "Social Education", this article provides a number of teaching suggestions using the featured document. It provides a guide for document analysis with students, questions for discussion, suggestions for small group research, and a list of web sites for Cross Curricular Activity.
Descriptors: United States History, Social Studies, Slavery, Civil Rights, Freedom, Class Activities
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Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Historical Materials; Journal Articles
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Identifiers - Location: United States