Fragment on the Constitution and Union (1861). The Purpose of the American Union

Eleventh graders examine how President Lincoln formulated the principles of the Declaration of Independence as the goal of the American Union.  In this American Government lesson, 11th graders read and analyze primary sources based on Lincolns viewpoints.  Students write a response to a series of questions. 

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