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Table of Contents

 
 
Getting Started: Inquiry Question
 
Setting the Stage: Historical Context
 
Locating the Site: Maps
  1. Map 1: MD, DC, and VA, ca. 1840
Determining the Facts: Readings
  1. Reading 1: “Tossed in a Blanket”
  2. Reading 2: Hungry Travelers
Visual Evidence: Images
  1. Image 1: Pre-Railroad Travel
  2. Image 2: The Stagecoach
  3. Image 3: Early Railroad Passenger Cars
 
Putting it All Together: Activities
  1. Activity 1: Don’t Miss the Train!
  2. Activity 2: Visiting the B&O Railroad Museums

 

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