Tuesday, February 28, 2017

The Trail of Tears



Here is the Indian Removal Act video clip from class.  This tells the story about Jackson's ability to remove the Indians west of the Mississippi River.




The Trail of Tears:


Thursday, February 9, 2017

Jared & The Mill: Western Expansion



1.  What elements of romanticism can you identify in this work?
2.  Why do you think these concepts still appeal to Americans today?

Tuesday, February 7, 2017

Google Patents Link

Find a patent for a device that improved a steamboat, a lock, a canal, or a railroad/locomotive. The patent has to be from 1800-1850. Save the patent to your drive. This will help you on the next part of the project.

Here is the link to google patents: https://patents.google.com/