[accordion id="accordion"] [head] Paper 2 Overview [/head] [content] [list class="arrow"] [list_item] Overview[/list_item][/list] [/content][head] Video Writing Tutorials [/head] [content] [list class="arrow"] [list_item] Writing Tutorial 1[/list_item] [list_item] Writing Tutorial 2[/list_item] [/list][/content][head] Paper Sources [/head] [content] [list class="arrow"] [list_item]View Sources[/list_item] [list_item] Lib Guide [/list_item] [list_item] About the Library[/list_item] [/list][/content] [/accordion]

Hist 1493 Paper Two

//Hist 1493 Paper Two

Populism

Hist 1493 Paper Two, Pairings|

1. Populist Factions Primary Source “National Peoples’ Party Platform (Omaha Platform).” In A Populist Reader: Selections from the Works of American Populist Leaders, 1st ed., 90–96. New York: Harper & Row, 1966. » Read (requires 4x4 login) Secondary Source  Frank, Thomas. “Leviathan with Tentacles of Steel: Railroads in the Minds of Kansas Populists.” The Western Historical [...]

The Reagan Era

Hist 1493 Paper Two, Pairings|

Primary: Speech: “The Evil Empire,” President Reagan’s Speech to the House of Commons, June 8, 1982. » Read Secondary: Article: Daniel Deudney and G. John Ikenberry, "Who Won the Cold War?"  Foreign Policy (Summer 1992) » Read

The 1970s

Hist 1493 Paper Two, Pairings|

1. Richard Nixon Primary: Speech: Richard Nixon: “Address to the Nation About the Watergate Investigations April 30, 1973” » Read Secondary: Article: “The Watergate Story” published in The Washington Post Part 1 » Read Part 2 » Read Part 3 » Read Part 4 » Read 2. Post War Environmentalism Primary Source Book Chapter: Rachel [...]

Vietnam

Hist 1493 Paper Two, Pairings|

Primary: "Telegram From the Embassy in Vietnam to the Department of State,” Saigon, January 13, 1968 » Read Broadcast: Walter Cronkite’s “We Are Mired in Stalemate,”  February 27, 1968 » Read Secondary: Article: Chester J. Pach, “TV’s 1968: War, Politics, and Violence on the Network Evening News” South Central Review » Read

Civil Rights

Hist 1493 Paper Two, Pairings|

1. Civil Rights and the Cold War Primary Source  Court Ruling: Brown v. Board of Education of Topeka Decision » Read Secondary Source  Article:  Mary Dzudziak, “Brown as a Cold War Case,” Journal of American History » Read 2. Segregation at the University of Oklahoma Primary Source  A) Article: “Negro to Apply Again for Entry as OU Student,” [...]

The Cold War

Hist 1493 Paper Two, Pairings|

1. Asymmetric Conflict and the Cold War Primary Source Speech: Harry S. Truman, “President Harry S. Truman’s Address Before a Joint Session of Congress, March 12, 1947” » Read Secondary Source  Article: Andrew Mack, “Why Big Nations Lose Small Wars,” World Politics » Read 2. The Cold War at Home, Part I Primary Source  Speech: Margaret Chase Smith, [...]

World War II

Hist 1493 Paper Two, Pairings|

1. World War II: What Our Boys Are Fighting For Primary Source  Speech: Henry A. Wallace, “Century of the Common Man,”  » Read (requires 4x4 login) Secondary Source  Article: Robert B. Westbrook, “’I Want a Girl, Just Like the Girl that Married Harry James’: American Women and the Problem of Political Obligation in World War II,” American [...]

The Great Depression

Hist 1493 Paper Two, Pairings|

1. The Great Depression and the New Deal Primary Source  Speech: Franklin Roosevelt, "Inaugural Address," March 4, 1933 » Read Speech: Franklin Roosevelt, "Fireside Chat on the Banking Crisis," March 12, 1933 » Read Secondary Source  Article: Christina Romer, “What Ended the Great Depression?” The Journal of Economic History » Read 2. The Nation Confronts the Great Depression [...]

The 1920s

Hist 1493 Paper Two, Pairings|

1. Herbert Hoover’s Vision for America Primary Source  Book Chapter: Herbert Hoover, "American Individualism," American Individualism (Chapter 1) » Read Secondary Source  Article: Ellis Hawley, “Hoover, the Commerce Secretariat, and the Vision of an ‘Associative State,’ 1921-1928,” The Journal of American History » Read 2. Harlem Renaissance Primary Source  Poem: Langston Hughes, “The Negro Speaks of Rivers”  » Read Poem: [...]

World War I

Hist 1493 Paper Two, Pairings|

1. World War I and Trans-National America Primary Source Bourne, Randolph. “Trans-National America.” Atlantic Monthly. 118 (July 1916): 86–97. » Read (requires 4x4 login) Secondary Source  A) Higham, John. “American Immigration Policy in Historical Perspective.” Law and Contemporary Problems 21, no. 2 (April 1, 1956): 213–35. » Read B) Ngai, Mae M. “Nationalism, Immigration Control, and the Ethnoracial [...]

Progessive Era

Hist 1493 Paper Two, Pairings|

1. The March of the Mill Children Primary Source Mother Jones. “March of the Mill Children, 1903.” In Dissent in America: Voices That Shaped a Nation, edited by Ralph F. Young, 223–27. New York: Pearson Longman, 2008. » Read (requires 4x4 login) Secondary Source  Gorn, Elliott J. “Children’s Crusade.” In Mother Jones: The Most Dangerous [...]

The Gilded Age

Hist 1493 Paper Two, Pairings|

1. Conservatism and Liberalism in the Gilded Age Primary Source William Graham Sumner. “That It Is Not Wicked to Be Rich...” Abridged from What the Social Classes Owe to Each Other, 43–57. New York: Harper & Brothers, 1883. » Read  Ward, Lester F. “Mind as a Social Factor (Abridged).” Mind 9, no. 36 (1884): 563–73. » Read Secondary [...]

Reconstruction

Hist 1493 Paper Two, Pairings|

1. Reconstruction and Voting Rights Primary Source Douglass, Frederick. “What the Black Man Wants, April 1865.” Speech reprinted in Dissent in America, 173–75. New York: Pearson Longman, 2008. » Read (requires 4x4 login) Secondary Source Williams, Patrick G. “Suffrage Restriction in Post-Reconstruction Texas: Urban Politics and the Specter of the Commune.” The Journal of Southern [...]