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How to Use the Images

 

Inquiry Question

Historical Context

Maps

Readings

Photo 1
Print 1
Painting 1
Photo 2 &
Print 2

Painting 2

Activities

Table of
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Visual Evidence


Photo 3: Minute Man Statue.

[Photo 3: Minute Man Statue.] with link to larger version of photo.
(Detroit Publishing Company Collection of the Library of Congress)

Questions for Photo 3

1) What does the photo depict? What features can you see in the photo that are described in Reading 4?

2) What connections can you make between this sculpture and the evidence in the images? What connections can you make between this sculpture and what you read in Readings 1, 2, and 4?

3) Do you think the sculpture accurately shows what happened in Lexington and Concord, Massachusetts on April 19, 1775? Why or why not?


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