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The Great Depression and World War II (1929-1945)

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Mount Rushmore
American Mounuments [Text-based]

Read about the significance of America's national monuments and who or what should be memorialized through them.

Partners of the Heart
You Be the Surgeon [Flash interactive]

Pick up a scalpel and heal a child with a heart defect.

The Hurricane of '38
Hurricane Footage [Video]

Zoot Suit Riots
La Cultura Zoot Suit [Flash interactive]

Averigüe todo sobre los aprieta tobillos, trajes de lana asargada llamada \"piel de tiburón,\" peinados \"beehive\" [colmena], el \"semi-drape\" [medio-envuelto], el teatro Million Dollar, las galerías de diversión \"penny arcades\" [galerías de a centavo], y el baile \"pachuco hop\" [brinco pachuco].

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Zoot Suit Riots
Gallery [Image-based]

View a gallery of photos of the Sleepy Lagoon boys and San Quentin Prison. (in Spanish)