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Sample Primary Sources

Sample Activity for Historienteering
A Sample Activity Start at the Victorian house that is bright pink
Sample Primary Source for The House We Choose
Original drawing of a house for Henry and Lucy Bowen designed by J.C. Wells c.1845
Sample Primary Source for Family Ties of Roseland Cottage (EP)
Three generations of the Bowen family posed on the front steps of their Brooklyn, New York house on Christmas Day, 1887.
Sample Primary Source for No Time for Fun and Games
Students learn about games of the past. Some were played to exercise the body, while others were used to exercise the mind.
Sample Primary Source for Rally 'Round the Flag - The Civil War
Edward Randolph Parry. Photograph by Silsbee, Case & Co., c1860.
Sample Source for The Anti-Slavery Debates
Henry Bowen and the Abolitionists.
Sample Primary Source for Through a Child's Eyes (Grades 3-6) / Life at Roseland Cottage (Grades 7 -12)
This photograph taken of Gardner Richardson, Henry and Lucy Bowen's grandson, at Christmas in 1887.
Sample Primary Sources