The story of women’s suffrage contains many smaller stories that can help us understand the larger movement more completely. The dress reform movement is a powerful lens through which to study and teach the story of the women’s suffrage movement.
Explore some of the collections that support STEM activities with Michelle Krowl of the Library of Congress Manuscript Division.
May your 2014 be full of opportunities to incorporate primary sources into classroom activities.
May is Bike Month, a time to celebrate the many reasons that people around the world ride bicycles. In the United States, bicycles exploded in popularity in the 1890s. Although at first limited to the wealthy, bicycle use quickly became widespread.