This is part of a set of classroom materials for the Digital Collection Maps and the Beginnings of North America.
How did the popular media document the people and activities of the homefront and the battlefront?
The Colonization of the Black Hills in the Nineteenth and Twentieth Centuries, in Historic Maps and Documents
How can old maps help us understand the complexities of colonization in North America? What sorts of evidence do they offer? Does their distinct styling, framing, and content change how a particular landscape can be represented? Might these elements have in fact aided colonization in the Black Hills?
How did the Great Migration of African-Americans in the twentieth century affect the development of jazz music in Chicago?