Monthly Archives: May 2011

Translation of Leaflet dropped on Japanese People (atomic bomb), August 6, 1945 (primary source document activity)

Harry S. Truman Presidential Museum Click on the links to download primary source document and analysis form: translation-of-leaflet-dropped-on-japanese-people – primary source document box-model-analysis – analysis form  

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What is the historical context of this document? Secretary of War Henry Stimson to President Truman (atomic bomb) primary activity, April 24, 1945

Harry S. Truman Presidential Museum Great Hook Activity for WWII unit. Can Students Determine the Historical Context and Purpose of this document? Step One: Students examine the primary source document. Step Two: Students answer the analysis questions. Step Two: Students … Continue reading

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Albert Einstein to President Truman (Atomic Bomb) March 25, 1945 (primary source document)

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Foreign Policy (80s-90s) Post- Cold War, Desert Storm (powerpoint)

 President Jimmy Carter  Desert Storm  Berlin Wall falls..  Gorbachev & Reagan End of Cold War and Desert Storm This powerpoint briefly describes the foreign policy issues of the 1980s and 1990s (including Desert Storm).

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