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Des Moines TAH Woestman Guide


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Includes links to resources utilized on 6/7 June 2012 for the Des Moines, IA, TAH Project …

Includes links to resources utilized on 6/7 June 2012 for the Des Moines, IA, TAH Project
(Great Depression to World War II)

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  • 1. Des Moines - Teaching & Learning PacketsKelly Woestman 5.16.2012May paper clip/binder clip groupings but please do not staple unlessnoted. Thx!Group 1:Woestman Session 1/June 6: Comparing and Contrasting FDR and Hoover1.Attached PDF: DesMoinesHooverVFDRSpeeches2.Attached PDF: DesMoinesGLIFDRInaugural.pdf3.GLI Herbert Hoover on the Great Depression and New Deal, 1931-1933: 2:Woestman Session 2/June 6: The Civilian Conservation Corps in Iowa1.GLI Civilian Conservation Corps Visual and Questions: DNR: Civilian Conservation Corps PDF: DesMoinesCCC.pdf (MAY STAPLE)Group 3:Woestman Session 3/June 7: Understanding Poverty1.Calculating the Poverty Line: PDF: DesMoinesCalculatingPovertyLine.pdf3.A Historical Primer on Economic (In)Equality: PDF: DesMoinesPrimer.pdf (MAY STAPLE)Group 4:Woestman Session 4/June 7: Analyzing Editorial Cartoons1.Editorial Cartoons: An Introduction: Cartoon: Intolerance: Cartoon: Poverty/Environmental Justice: Cartoon: Hate: 5: (I’ll preview this before I leave after activities conclude on June7)Please include the GLI pamphlet: “US Involvement in World War II: A Selection of KeyDocuments”6.6.12 – Additional sitesGreat Depression in Ames and Rural Iowa
  • 2. Christmas in Iowa People in the Pictures: Agriculture, the Great Depression, and Photography Perfect: Iowa in the 1940s in the 1930s Des Moines Register Remembers the Great Depression is in first storyStruggle and Sorrow: Iowa Farmers During the Great Depression Census in Iowa us tell the story of individuals during the Great DepressionThe Great Depression Hits Farms and Cities in the 1930s New Deal Projects, 1933-1941 (Photos) New Deal Brings Relief: IPTV videosWPA Mural (Des Moines Public Library) – A Social History of Des Moines details on mural: Two7 Useful YouTube Channels for History Teachers Deal Network
  • 3. YouTube Videos (googling title is the fastest way to find them ;-) )1940 Census – IntroductionFDR – Let Me Warn YouFDR and the Grace Tully ArchiveBille Holiday – Strange Fruit (Wikipedia Entry: (Strange Fruit: The Film)(We Will Overcome: Rauchway, The Great Depression and the New Deal: A Very Short Introduction $6 on Amazon)Nick Taylor, American-Made: The Enduring Legacy of the WPA: When FDR Put theNation to Work Dower, War Without Mercy Douglas Hurt, The Great Plains During World War II Cohen, A Consumer ’ s Republic: The Politics of Mass Consumption in Postwar America Digital Library Presents: World War II Press Clippings POWs in Iowa Farm Boys Fought in Europe, German POWs did the Work They Left Behind of Iowa Libraries Resource Guides – Japanese-American Internment