Exploring American Histories, Volume A Exploring American Histories opens an entirely new window into the many histories of the nation s past It integrates an unprecedented number of primary sources both written and visual in a unique building blocks approach that enables students to hone their analysis skills while they actively learn the fundamental concepts of American history. Groceteria Exploring supermarket history Welcome Established in , Groceteria is a site about the history of American and Canadian chain supermarkets, from the s through the turn of the century and beyond. Lesson Plans Lesson Plan Teacher Resources Library Teacher created and classroom tested lesson plans using primary sources from the Library of Congress. Exploring America s Gritty History Barber Colman Factory A spur of the moment urbex adventure to the Barber Colman factory uncovers than anticipated The man who made it all possible turns out to be quite a great American genius. American Waltham Watch Company History, Serial Numbers Brief history of the American Waltham Watch Company including serial number look up tables for production dates Describes the evolution of the American Waltham Watch Company from its founding in until its closure in . GOODSPEED HISTORIES New Jersey History and Genealogy elcome to Goodspeed Histories, a website for Hunterdon County history, early West Jersey history, and the history of my home town, Delaware Township. National Hispanic Heritage Month Each year, Americans observe National Hispanic Heritage Month from September to October , by celebrating the histories, cultures and contributions of American citizens whose ancestors came from Spain, Mexico, the Caribbean and Central and South America. American Folk Art Museum New York City The Anne Hill Blanchard Uncommon Artists Lecture will explore new research on self taught art of Ghana in conjunction with the museum exhibition Paa Joe Gates of No Return.Speakers include Kristin Otto on fantasy coffins, Silvia Forni on Asafo flags, and Ernie Wolfe on hand painted movie posters. Bulova Watch Company History, Date Codes and Date Symbols Brief history of the Bulova Watch Company including Date Codes and Date Symbols Also includes information about the Joseph Bulova School of Watchmaking, which provided occupational training for disabled American veterans after WWII. The Real Histories Directory Slavery in Latin America Featured Topic Slavery in Latin America When British clergyman Robert Walsh arrived in the Brazilian capital of Rio de Janeiro in , he was struck both by the sheer size of the city s black population and by its startling diversity of conditions.