Coming to America: the Story of Immigration

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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.

Explores the evolving history of immigration to the United States, a long saga about people coming first in search of a better life, including political freedom, safety, and prosperity. The Amon Carter collection has many works of art that support the subject of immigration.

TRC audience: 
Elementary (K-5)
TRC subject: 
19th Century (1866-1899)
20th Century (1900-1945)
Art of the West
Multicultural Topics
Storytime
TRC format: 
Book