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Petersburg, Va. The “Dictator”

[Detail] Petersburg, Va. The “Dictator”

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Evaluation

Students could develop links from the Civil War to industrialization. During the next units students should use their skills in photographic analysis by applying them to other artifacts: both textual and visual. Formal evaluation could take the form of document analysis on semester exams and other tests.