The Story of American History for Elementary Schools
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The Story of American History for Elementary Schools

By Albert F. (Albert Franklin) Blaisdell
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  • THE STORY OF AMERICAN HISTORY FOR ELEMENTARY SCHOOLS
    • BY
    • ALBERT F. BLAISDELL
    • PREFACE.
    • CONTENTS.
    • THE STORY OF AMERICAN HISTORY
    • CHAPTER I. AMERICA IN THE OLD DAYS.
    • CHAPTER II. COLUMBUS AND THE DISCOVERY OF AMERICA.
    • CHAPTER III. SIR WALTER RALEIGH AND CAPTAIN JOHN SMITH.
    • CHAPTER IV. THE STORY OF THE PILGRIMS.
    • CHAPTER V. MORE ABOUT THE PILGRIMS.
    • CHAPTER VI. THE INDIANS AND HOW THEY LIVED.
    • CHAPTER VII. THE DUTCH IN NEW YORK; THE QUAKERS IN PENNSYLVANIA.
    • CHAPTER VIII. THE FRENCH AND INDIAN WARS.
    • CHAPTER IX. EVERYDAY LIFE IN COLONIAL TIMES.
    • CHAPTER X. THE BEGINNING OF THE REVOLUTION.
    • CHAPTER XI. LEXINGTON AND CONCORD.
    • CHAPTER XII. THE BATTLE OF BUNKER HILL.
    • CHAPTER XIII. THE DECLARATION OF INDEPENDENCE.
    • CHAPTER XIV. THE BURGOYNE CAMPAIGN.
    • CHAPTER XV. WASHINGTON AND THE REVOLUTION.
    • CHAPTER XVI. THE WAR OF THE REVOLUTION IN THE SOUTH.
    • CHAPTER XVII. THE STORY OF ARNOLD'S TREASON.
    • CHAPTER XVIII. JOHN PAUL JONES: OUR FIRST GREAT NAVAL HERO.
    • CHAPTER XIX. BENJAMIN FRANKLIN: HIS HIGHLY USEFUL CAREER.
    • CHAPTER XX. EVERYDAY LIFE ONE HUNDRED YEARS AGO.
    • CHAPTER XXI. WHAT OUR NAVY DID IN THE WAR OF 1812.
    • CHAPTER XXII. THE SETTLEMENT OF THE PACIFIC COAST.
    • CHAPTER XXIII. LINCOLN AND THE WAR FOR THE UNION.
    • CHAPTER XXIV. MORE ABOUT THE WAR FOR THE UNION.
    • CHAPTER XXV. OUR NAVY IN THE WAR FOR THE UNION.
    • CHAPTER XXVI. THE WAR WITH SPAIN IN 1898.
    • APPENDIX.
      • Reference Books for Teachers.
      • School Text-Books for Reading and Reference.
      • Topics for Collateral Reading.
      • References for Reading.
      • Outside Readings.
      • For Reading or Recitation.
      • Use of a Topic Book or Notebook.
    • REFERENCE BOOKS AND SUPPLEMENTARY READING FOR SUCCESSIVE PERIODS IN AMERICAN HISTORY.
      • Chapter I. Pages 1-9. AMERICA IN THE OLD DAYS.
      • Chapter II. Pages 10-30. COLUMBUS AND THE DISCOVERY OF AMERICA.
      • Chapter III. Pages 31-46. SIR WALTER RALEIGH AND CAPTAIN JOHN SMITH.
      • Chapters IV and V. Pages 47-72. THE PILGRIMS.
      • Chapter VI. Pages 73-87. THE INDIANS.
      • Chapter VII. Pages 88-105. THE DUTCH IN NEW YORK; THE QUAKERS IN PENNSYLVANIA.
      • Chapter VIII. Pages 106-125. THE FRENCH AND INDIAN WARS.
      • Chapter IX. Pages 126-138. EVERYDAY LIFE IN COLONIAL TIMES.
      • Chapters X-XVIII. Pages 139-295. THE AMERICAN REVOLUTION.
      • Chapter XIX. Pages 296-310. BENJAMIN FRANKLIN.
      • Chapter XX. Pages 311-322. EVERYDAY LIFE ONE HUNDRED YEARS AGO.
      • Chapter XXI. Pages 323-338. OUR NAVY IN THE WAR OF 1812.
      • Chapter XXII. Pages 339-352. THE SETTLEMENT OF THE PACIFIC COAST.
      • Chapters XXIII-XXV. Pages 353-405. THE WAR FOR THE UNION.
      • Chapter XXVI. Pages 406-423. THE WAR WITH SPAIN IN 1898.
    • INDEX.
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