This is a short clip that provides great insight about the Westward expansion and breaks down many major events that helped expand this country. The film mentions a major factor in helping progress of the expansion, the transcontinental railroad.
Belva Lockwood was a pioneering lawyer, politician, educator and suffragist. She was the first woman to argue a case before the U. Supreme Court AND the first woman to run a serious, full-on campaign for the presidency (twice!
WEEK 18 - This is a short visualization of Paul Revere's famous ride. It was shot at Old Sturbridge Village in Sturbridge, MA with an almost entirely volunteer cast and crew. It has been freely given to schools throughout the world to use in classrooms.