Discovering American Social History on the Web

By Dan Kallgren
University of Wisconsin, Marinette



Reflective Essay

Project Summary

Triangle Shirtwaist Fire

  • Utilizes pictures, documents, and articles on the Internet

The Anti-Saloon League

  • Writing based on primary source material online

Mapping Suburbanization

  • Charting change over time via maps

Advertising and Mid-Century American Culture

  • How advertising reflects society

JFK's Executive Orders and the New Frontier

  • Using files online