Grade Range: 9-12
Resource Type(s): Reference Materials
Date Posted: 6/10/2008
In this online exhibition, students will analyze authentic magazine covers from July 1942, along with a timeline and brief video news clips in order to understand the importance of the home front during the Second World War. The resource includes a searchable collection of magazine covers from the era and is part of an online exhibition, titled: July 1942: United We Stand. The site explores a campaign during World War II by the nation's magazines to promote national unity, rally support for the war, and celebrate Independence Day.
Historical Thinking Standards (Grades 5-12)
United States History Standards (Grades 5-12)