Content Assessment Week 13

Questions to respond to: How should the Civil War be remembered? What should we focus on, and why?

Your response take the form of a 200-300 word written post. You must reference at least one source from each day and at least 2 pieces of information from lecture to receive full marks.


As a reminder, the weekly readings/lectures were:

Week 13: This Republic of Suffering

April 11: A Nation at War
Read: The Emancipation Proclamation, 1863
Read: Henry Singleton Recalls Fighting for the Union, 1922
View: Cartoon of the Irish Draft Riots, 1863

April 13: War on the Battlefields

Watch: The U.S. Dakota War
Explore (pick one to focus on):