20th Century Learning Links

From The Library of Congress

Classes Topics
NM History
US History
Stories, Folklore

"Explore the States." America's Story From America's Library
www.americaslibrary.gov/es/nm/es_nm_subj.html

 

English,
Language Arts

"Poetry 180: A Poem a Day for America's High Schools"
www.loc.gov/poetry/180/

 

US History
1800s--1920s

"Child Labor in the United States"
Early 20th Century, Slideshow
www.loc.gov/pictures/search/?co=nclc&st=slideshow

 

US History-Great Depression
Graphic Arts
1930--1942

"WPA Arts Programs"
Posters Celebrating WPA Arts

Slideshow
www.loc.gov/pictures/search/?co=wpapos&st=slideshow

 


NM History-Great Depression
US History
Art
1930--1942

 

Farm Security Administration
"New Mexico Farmers During the Great Depression,"
slideshow

www.loc.gov/pictures/search/?q=new+mexico&sg=true&sp=1&co=fsac&st=slideshow


Social Studies
State Specific

 

"Elections: The American Way"
Presentation for New Mexico High Schools

www.loc.gov/teachers/classroommaterials/presentationsandactivities/presentations/elections/home.html