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 Table of Contents 

About this Lesson
Getting Started: Inquiry Question
Setting the Stage: Historical Context
Locating the Site: Maps
  1. Map 1: B&O System, 1940’s
  2. Map 2: PRR and Connections, 1945
Determining the Facts: Readings
  1. Reading 1: “Troops on the Move”
  2. Reading 2B&O Employees do their Part!  
Visual Evidence: Images
  1. Image 1: Inside a Troop Train
  2. Image 2: Interior of a Pullman Troop Sleeper
Putting it All Together: Activities
  1. Activity 1: Letter From the Front
  2. Activity 2: Letter to the Front
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