Smithsonian Scrapbook: Letters, Diaries & Photographs from the Smithsonian Archives

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Publisher

Smithsonian Institution Archives

Description

Online resource presenting background information and primary source materials on a variety of noteworthy historical subjects, ranging from the Wright brothers to James Smithson. Materials include documents, photographs, and more.

Use Rights Links

http://www.si.edu/termsofuse/

Educational Use

Activity, Reading, Visual/Spatial, Writing, Cooperative learning

Learning Resource Type

Activity, Lesson Plan, On-Line

Educational Role

student, teacher

Time required

1 hr 30 min

Interactivity Type

Expositive

Accessibility Feature

structuralNavigation

Accessibility Hazard

noFlashingHazard, noMotionSimulationHazard, noSoundHazard

Accessibility Control

fullMouseControl

Date created

2011-09-23 00:00:00

Topic

  • Diaries
  • Explorers
  • Architects
  • American Civil War (1861-1865)
  • Aeronautics
  • Museums
  • History
  • Rocket
  • Typical age range 8-10
  • Civil War, 1861-1865
  • Solomon Brown
  • Typical age range 12-14
  • Typical age range 10-12
  • Expeditions
  • Typical age range 5-8
  • Typical age range 16-18
  • Typical age range 14-16
  • American History
  • Mary Henry
  • Dall
  • Wright Brothers
  • Goddard
  • Smithson
  • Renwick
  • Diary
  • Museum
  • Institution
  • Civil War
  • Alaska
  • Explorer
  • Aviation
  • Architect

Place

Alaska

Form/Genre

Lesson Plan

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