US Civil War & 19th Century
Websites: Civil War & 19th Century
- Meet Mr. Lincoln - National Civil War Museum - Questions about Abraham Lincoln’s life answered by an actor portraying Lincoln.
- Mission 2: “Flight to Freedom,” - Interactive game in which players take on the role of Lucy, a 14-year-old slave in Kentucky in 1850.
- Pictures of the Civil War - National Archives
- Images of the Civil War - PBS Civil War miniseries
- Civil War Timeline - The History Place, with quotes and photos
- Child Labor in America 1908-1912: The Photos of Louis W. Hine - The History Place, with original captions written by Hine.
Books: Available at BHS Library
- Abraham Lincoln - Essential Lives
- Abraham Lincoln - Cornerstones of Freedom Series
- Timeline of the Civil War - Americans at War series
- Gettysburg - Cornerstones of Freedom Series
- The Underground Railroad - Cornerstones of Freedom Series
- Harriet Tubman - Essential Lives
- The Emancipation Proclaimation - Cornerstones of Freedom Series
- Timeline of the Industrial Revolution - History Highlights
- The Industrial Revolution - Cornerstones of Freedom Series *
- Thomas Edison - Essential Lives
- Henry Ford - Essential Lives
- Mill by David Macaulay