Becoming America Year 3

Summer Institute - Day 2

Tuesday, August 16, 2011

For a Summary of the day - see the BA Blog entry on Summer Institute Day2

View Professor Cannato's PowerPoint Presentation


Massachusetts State House, Special Collections presentation on using historical maps and directories


TIME
DESCRIPTION
PRESENTERS
8:30 - 9:00am
  • Breakfast at Suffolk University,
    1 Beacon Street, Boston
    Room B104

9:00 - 9:30am
  • Teacher reflections: Reactions to Monday's site visit
  • QUESTION: How do we incorporate Monday's information into grade-specific curricula?
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9:30 - 12:00pm
  • Presentation:
    "Imagining America: Nationalism and the Shaping of U.S. Immigration Policy"basi11_d2-4.jpg
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12:00 - 1:00pm
  • Lunch (on your own)

1:00 - 1:15pm
  • Group 1: Walk to Boston Athenaeum (10 1/2 Beacon Street)
    (meet in the lobby on the first floor)basi11_d2-15.jpg
  • Group 2: Walk to Massachusetts State House (24 Beacon Street)
    (meet at Hooker Statue entrance on Beacon Street, which is to the right when facing the State House)
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    Information for Immigrants to the New England States - circa 1700's?
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1:15 - 2:30pm
  • Group 1: Orientation to Boston Athenaeum
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  • Group 2: Orientation to MA State Special Collections
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2:30 - 2:45pm
  • Group 1: Walk to Massachusetts State House (24 Beacon Street)
    (meet at Hooker Statue entrance on Beacon Street, which is to the right when facing the State House)
  • Group 2: Walk to Boston Athenaeum (10 1/2 Beacon Street)
    (meet in the lobby on the first floor)

2:45 - 4:00pm
  • Group 1: Orientation to MA State Special Collections
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  • Group 2: Orientation to Boston Athenaeum