Skip to content
Interpreting the Evidence

Inscribed Copy of a "Writing Book," 1858

  • Documents in this Activity:
  • Historical Eras:

    Civil War and Reconstruction (1850 - 1877)

  • Thinking Skill:

    Historical Analysis & Interpretation

  • Grade Level:

    Upper Elementary
    Middle School
    High School

  • Topics:

    African Americans
    Labor
    Slavery

  • Primary Source Types:

    Written Document

  • Regions:

    Capital District
    New York State

  • Creator:

    NYS Archives Partnership Trust Education Team

  1. Load Inscribed Copy of a "Writing Book," 1858 in Main Image Viewer