The Civil War via CNN

Mason Dixon Report | Civil War News


History teachers should check this out. This website was constructed with the following question in mind:

“What if in 1861 a cable news network existed to broadcast the events of the day?”

It might be worth checking out the Fox News or CNN of the 19th Century to see how this might be integrated into instruction or even act as a springboard for student projects for other eras of history.


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