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            Remembering the Triangle Shirtwaist fire - YouTube

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            2011 marks the 100th anniversary of the Triangle Shirtwaist Factory Fire, in which 146 people died when a fire ripped through the New York City factory in wh...

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            Video: Seven Journeys in the American West

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            Black Elk, a holy man of the Lakota Sioux, was interviewed by the journalist John Neihardt in the early 1930s. In this module we hear Black Elk's account of his childhood, when the bison roamed the Plains - before the coming of the Wasichu, the 'pale faces'. And at the Pine Ridge reservation today, we witness a pow-wow - a glimpse of the old Lakota culture preserved in the heart of the modern USA.

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            Westward Expansion | US Railroads

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            Glencoe US History Videos

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            Videos for each chapter section of the textbook "The American Journey".

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            Freedom Riders | American Experience

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            Great multimedia website, including an interactive timeline, profiles of individuals and events, and the full documentary film.

            The story behind a courageous band of civil rights activists called the Freedom Riders who in 1961 creatively challenged segregation in the American South.

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            The Freedom Riders represented a cross-section of America black and white, young and old, religious and secular. "The Freedom Rides were trying to say to America: we are a diverse country let's act like a diverse country, where every part of the diversity is equal, and is treated equally, says Freedom Rider Rabbi ...