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Captured and Imprisoned: the Fate of the Schooner Dolphin

PowerPoint Presentations


  • Timeline of events beginning w/Declaration of Independence, ending with Battle of Yorktown, with emphasis on events in Chesapeake Bay involving the Dolphin and Lafayette

  • Pictures of schooner, prison, uniforms, frigate

  • Lafayette, National Archives Identifier: 512941 Local Identifier: 19-N-1581.

  • Capture of Yorktown, National Archives Identifier: 532913 Local Identifier: 148-GW-565.

  • Siege of Yorktown, National Archives Identifier: 532911 Local Identifier: 148-GW-516.

  • Map of Chesapeake Bay

Part 1 Lesson introduction and assignment powerpoint presentation

Part 2 Review of assignment and conclusion powerpoint presentation

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