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Picturing America

Jun 3 2010 Picturing America homepage, NEH

The Picturing America website, created by the National Endowment for the Humanities, presents 27 iconic images in American history designed specifically to encourage educators to use images as primary source documents in the classroom. The images range in time from 17th-century depictions of the Catholic mission in San Antonio to the contemporary art of Washington, DC native Martin Puryear.

The printed materials are no longer available, but you can read more about the online resources here.

EDSITEment the free high

EDSITEment the free high quality K-12 educational resource from the National Endowment for the Humanties produces new lessons keyed to Picturing America each month. Please take a look here for an index to these
http://edsitement.neh.gov/special_features_view.asp?id=7

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