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Louisiana Purchase

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Ages: 12 - 18
Louisiana Purchase Doubles U.S.
From history.com, produced by History Channel
Thomas Jefferson pulls off the land deal of the millennium when he buys 800,000 square miles from the French, stretching from the Mississippi River to the Rocky Mountains. This video has good images and maps. Best used if students have map to see the... [more]
November 24, 2010 at 05:19 PM
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Ages: 14 - 18
The Aaron Burr Conspiracy
From hippocampus.org, produced by University of California
This video is accompanied by text. "Jefferson had feelings of both triumph and trepidation over the purchase of Louisiana. On the one hand, he had doubled the size of the United States and presented to Americans access to some of the richest land in ... [more]
December 15, 2009 at 03:07 PM
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Ages: 11 - 18
Louisiana Purchase Doubles U.S.
From history.com, produced by History Channel
A short video that goes into some detail as to how the Louisiana Purchase was made and what land it covered....and why it was the 'steal of the century', not the 'buy of the century.' (01:10)
September 27, 2010 at 09:06 PM
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Ages: 6 - 18
The Louisiana Purchase in a Nutshell
From YouTube, produced by HCPS-TV - Henrico County Schools
A short animated video about the Louisiana Purchase, including information about the roles of Sacajewea, Thomas Jefferson, Lewis and Clark.
November 26, 2010 at 03:28 PM
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Ages: 9 - 18
Lewis & Clark Expedition
From history.com, produced by hist
This video tells the story of the Lewis and Clark expedition. In 1804 Jefferson sent a team to explore lands acquired in the Louisiana Purchase. The Corps of Discovery will travel nearly 8,000 miles over three years, reaching the Pacific Ocean an... [more]
May 5, 2012 at 11:49 PM
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Ages: 12 - 18
How the Louisiana Purchase Worked
From howstuffworks.com
When Thomas Jefferson purchased the Louisiana Territory for 15 million dollars, the US nearly doubled in size. This is a podcast without visuals. It lasts 15 minutes. Good data, but only for those that can stay awake.
November 11, 2010 at 10:19 AM
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Ages: 10 - 18
The Louisiana Purchase
From havefunwithhistory.com, produced by Have Fun With History
In 1803 - 20 years after the end of the Revolutionary War - Thomas Jefferson on behalf of the United States pays a total of $15 million dollars for French Lousiana Territory. 14 current U.S. states are comprised of the area purchased from Napoleon. (... [more]
November 8, 2011 at 11:06 PM
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