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HTY 121: United States History to 1865: Module 5:The Great Transformation, Creating a New Nation and a new National Identity

James K. Polk

By Matthew B. Brady, Wikimedia Commons

James Polk restored

Gold Rush on History Channel

Lowell Mill Girls

See for yourself what life was like in a 19th century milltown. 

Slavery in the Urban South Podcast

A discussion on the role that slavery played in Southern cities during the Antebellum period.