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History: Media

DVDs to Check out

Online Media

America's History in the Making
Explore American history from the Pre-Columbian era through Reconstruction in this course for middle and high school teachers.   Produced by Oregon Public Broadcasting. 2007.

A Biography of America
Presents American history as a living narrative rather than a collection of facts and dates. Video series for college and high school classrooms and adult learners. Produced by WGBH Boston in cooperation with the Library of Congress and the National Archives and Records Administration, and with the assistance of Instructional Resources Corporation. 2000.

Bridging World History
This video course for high school and college teachers illustrates interrelationships in history across time and place.  Produced by Oregon Public Broadcasting. 2004.

Primary Sources: Workshops in America History
Explore American history from the Pre-Columbian era through Reconstruction in this course for middle and high school teachers.   Produced by Oregon Public Broadcasting. 2007.

The Western Tradition
This video series for college and high school classrooms and adult learners highlights the progression of Western civilization. Produced by WGBH Boston. 1989.