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The Civil War in our Area - #23

The Civil War in our Area

Newtonia, Carthage, Fort Scott and Surroundings




Unit Notebooks for teachers:


Baxter Springs 


Pea Ridge 

Fort Scott 

Wilson's Creek 


Lucinda (an historical novel) – found in master notebook of lesson plans

Enrichment activities on the art of Andy Thomas and flags of the Civil War 


Other materials:

Stone from Newtonia Battlefield

Civil War flags (2) and flag stand

Laminated "Stars and Bars" flag



"The Home Front" CD -17 songs 

"Johnny Whistlerigger" CD-by Barton and Para 


Manila envelope:

Civil War postcards (7) 

Civil War newspaper replicas (5) 

Laminated Trans-Mississippi Civil War sites

Laminated Joplin Globe article about Battle of Prairie Grove in NW AR

Crisis at Carthage Historical Journal (3)

America’s Civil War magazine

Civil War for Kids: 21 Activities by Janis Herbert

Civil War Cookin’, Stories and Such by Darlene Funkhouser

Civil War Era Activity Book

2012 Joplin Globe article about Neosho and secession

White notebook of primary source local documents and readings



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