A2. The Formation of the Union

 

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13 original colonies

13 original colonies

Declaring committee

Declaring committee

Declaration of Independence

Declaration of Independence

Constitutional Convention

Constitutional Convention

Constitution

Constitution

Civil War

Civil War

U.S. Territorial Acquisitions

U.S. Territorial Acquisitions

Gilded Age

Gilded Age

The Great Depression. Unemployed men queued outside a soup kitchen opened in Chicago by Al Capone. The storefront sign reads 'Free Soup, Coffee and Doughnuts for the Unemployed.' Chicago, 1930s .

The Great Depression. Unemployed men queued outside a soup kitchen opened in Chicago by Al Capone. The storefront sign reads ‘Free Soup, Coffee and Doughnuts for the Unemployed.’ Chicago, 1930s .

The Great Depression

The Great Depression

F. D. Roosevelt

F. D. Roosevelt

Martin Luther King

Martin Luther King

The Beatles

The Beatles

Vietnam War

Vietnam War

Vietnam War Image

Vietnam War Image

Anti-Vietnam War Protests

Anti-Vietnam War Protests

Woodstock

Woodstock

 

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