In the 1950s, the station wagon became a staple of America's new suburban landscape and a ubiquit
Grade Range: 9-12
Resource Type(s): Reference Materials, Primary Sources
Date Posted: 7/7/2008
Students can learn how automobile companies represented themselves through radiator emblems. This reference page is included in the online exhibition entitled America on the Move, which focuses on transportation in US history.
United States History Standards (Grades 5-12)
2: How the New Deal addressed the Great Depression, transformed American federalism, and initiated the welfare state
3: The causes and course of World War II, the character of the war at home and abroad, and its reshaping of the U.S. role in world affairs