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How Effective were the Efforts of the Freedmen's Bureau?

Grades: 6-13+
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In this activity, students will analyze documents from the War Department's Bureau of Refugees, Freedmen, and Abandoned Lands– better known as the Freedmen ...

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National Standards for History

Understand the history of the Freedmen’s Bureau. Examine primary source documents concerning the Freedmen’s Bureau and consider evidence found in the documents to determine the effectiveness of the Bureau’s work.

Source: National Archives



The National Archives and Records Administration (archives.gov)

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