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19th century turning points in U.S. history.

Additional authors: Ambrose Video Publishing.
Published by : Ambrose Video Publishing. Physical details: 1 videodisc of 1 (DVD) (ca. 50 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in. Year: 2002
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DVD 973 Nin Pt.1 (Browse shelf) Not for loan 014596

America entered the 19th century as an agricultural nation of 16 states and 5.3 million people. By the end of the century, the nation was an industrial power of 45 states and 76 million people. This series of eight programs is chaptered into 55 stand-alone segments that highlight significant historical events, scientific milestones and cultural achievements. Historical content is delivered 'on demand' with unprecedented ease, allowing teachers and students instantaneous access to specific information.

Volume 1: 1800-1813 1800 – WASHINGTON DC BECOMES THE NATION’S CAPITAL 1803 – THE LOUISIANA PURCHASE 1804 – LEWIS AND CLARK EXPEDITION 1807 – ROBERT FULTON AWAKENS THE WORLD TO THE STEAMBOAT 1811 – BATTLE OF TIPPICANOE 1811 – NEW MADRID EARTHQUAKE

Volume 2: 1814-1826 1814 – WASHINGTON DC IS CAPTURED AND BURNED BY THE BRITISH 1814 – STAR SPANGLED BANNER IS WRITTEN 1815 – BATTLE OF NEW ORLEANS 1819 – WASHINGTON IRVING PUBLISHES “RIP VAN WINKLE” 1821 – INAUGURATION OF THE SANTA FE TRAIL 1825 – ERIE CANAL IS COMPLETED 1826 – JAMES FENIMORE COOPER PUBLISHES “LAST OF THE MOHICANS”