Grade Range: 9-12Resource Type(s): Primary Source, Reference MaterialsDate Posted: 7/7/2008
Students can view objects related to working on the ocean liner Leviathan, one of the largest and most popularly recognizable passenger ships on the Atlantic in the 1920s and 1930s. This reference page is included in the online exhibition entitled America on the Move, which focuses on transportation in US history.
Museum education, Self-paced learning modules, Thematic approach, Visual instruction
Lessons & Activities
To fight Mexico, the United States had to mobilize, equip, and transport a large force, including...
expansion, Technology, century, ocean, economic, passenger, American, war, travel, 1900’s, commerce, 20th, Atlantic, 1900, history, America, twentieth, Transportation, culture, invention
In the winter of 1856, a storm delays the lighthouse keeper's return to an island off the coast o...
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