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A guide to history resources in support of the classes at LSC-University Park.

Course Info

A survey of U.S. history from 1877 to the present. Topics will include western expansion, industrialization, immigration, imperialism, economic, political and social developments, the wars of the 20th century and the changing status and conditions of women and minorities. Another purpose of this course is to introduce students to the skills and practices of history.

  1. Create an argument through the use of historical evidence.
  2. Analyze & interpret primary & secondary sources.
  3. Analyze the effects of historical, social, political, economic, cultural & global forces on this period of United States history.

Multi-Era Resources, Post-1877

Gilded Age & Progressive Era

World War 1 & Roaring 20s

The Great Depression

World War 2

Cold War Era (including Korea, Vietnam)

Civil Rights Movement