Philip Reid and the Statue of Freedom

Approach the concept of freedom in United States history from a variety of angles and delve into rich primary source analysis practice. Pupils study the Statue of Freedom, which sits atop the dome of the Capitol building in Washington DC, as well as analyze several historical documents regarding the purchase of slaves, emancipation, and abolitionism in American history.

8th - 11th Social Studies & History 30 Views 13 Downloads
CCSS: Adaptable
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