Come to the Fairs (VHS)

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Amon Carter Online Projects

Take your students to nineteenth-century Texas, Antarctica, the American West, and elsewhere without leaving your classroom! Visit the Amon Carter’s online teaching resources for images, information on artworks and artists, discussion questions, and classroom activities for all grade levels tied to state and national standards.

Provides a greater understanding of national and international politics, business, mass media and social studies during the early part of the twentieth century. The U.S. has hosted nine World's Fairs, each one revealing America's expectations for the future.

TRC audience: 
College/Adult
High School (9-12)
TRC subject: 
19th Century (1800-1865)
19th Century (1866-1899)
20th Century (1900-1945)
20th Century (1946-1999)
Architecture
Art of the West
TRC format: 
Audio-Visual