Grade Range: 9-12Resource Type(s): Reference MaterialsDate Posted: 10/17/2009
Lisa Law's photographs provide glimpses into the folk and rock music scenes, California's blossoming counterculture, and the family-centered and spiritual world of commune life in New Mexico. In this online resource, students will examine themes from the 1960's counterculture. At the bottom of each page, students can view a timeline of pivotal events in American history and popular culture from 1963 to 1973.
Multimedia instruction, Museum education, Thematic approach
The family fallout shelter represents the public policy assumptions of the atomic age, namely, th...
art, Cold, pop, culture, Vietnam, Mexico, biography, California, San, popular, activism, protest, history, war, folk, music, photography, 1960, New, rock
Connie, a fictional young girl, witnesses the student sit-ins at the lunchcounter in Greensboror,...
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