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Civics Citizenship Literacy. Social Studies: Grade-1.

The main purpose of government, its rules, and laws including the concept of consequences for one’s actions when a law or rule is violated.
Patriotic traditions including the recitation of The Pledge of Allegiance, the singing of My Country ‘Tis of Thee, and demonstration of appropriate flag etiquette and proper behavior during the playing of the national anthem.
Important American symbols and their meanings including United States Flag, the Bald Eagle, the Statue of Liberty, and the Liberty Bell.
Historic figures display character traits of fairness, respect for others, stewardship of natural resources, courage, equality, hard work, self-discipline,
and commitment to the common good.
Relationships between people and events of the past which are commemorated on Columbus Day, Veterans Day, Thanksgiving Day, Martin Luther King,
Jr. Day, Washington’s Birthday, Lincoln’s Birthday, Flag Day, and Independence Day.
[Select views:]  HUD historical highlights. [Secretaries, Presidents, events]
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[Select views:] HUD historical highlights. [Secretaries, Presidents, events]

Photographer: HUD Staff; White House Photo Creation Date: 2/11/1961 - 10/13/2009 [Select views:] HUD historical highlights. [Secretaries, Presidents, events]

Three Caravels in a Rising Squall with Arion on a Dolphin from The Sailing Vessels

Pieter Bruegel the Elder (Netherlandish, Breda (?) ca. 1525–1569 Brussels)

Banknote motif: Portrait on George Washington in a decorative panel

Attributed to Asher Brown Durand (American, Jefferson, New Jersey 1796–1886 Maplewood, New Jersey)

The volunteers in defence of the government against usurpation, 1861 / James Queen del. & lith. ; printed in oil colors by P.S. Duval & Son Ph'a.

Print shows a man standing at center, holding an American flag, with two soldiers in uniform and holding rifles, standing to the right and left in the foreground; behind them are the wheels of a wagon attached ... more

The volunteers in defence of the government against usurpation, 1861 / James Queen del. & lith. ; printed in oil colors by P.S. Duval & Son Ph'a.

Print shows a man standing at center, holding an American flag, with two soldiers in uniform and holding rifles, standing to the right and left in the foreground; behind them are the wheels of a wagon attached ... more

The Tocsin of Liberty–Rung by the State House Bell, (Independence Hall) Philadelphia, July 4th, 1776, "Proclaim liberty throughout all the land, unto all the inhabitants thereof" LEV.XXV.10.

Scene from American history. A man pulls a rope to ring the Liberty Bell in the tower above Independence Hall while a crowd cheers in the background. Currier & Ives (American, active New York, 1857–1907)

[Abraham Lincoln, presidential candidate, half-length portrait, facing right]

Photo of Lincoln made from a negative taken in Springfield, Illinois, by Alexander Hesler on June 3, 1860. One of several poses from that day. "Wrote Lincoln's law partner, William H. Herndon, 'There is the pec... more

Plymouth Rock, from the Prize and Game Chickens series (N20) for Allen & Ginter Cigarettes

Trade cards from the "Prize and Game Chickens" series (N20), issued in 1891 in a set of 50 cards to promote Allen & Ginter brand cigarettes. Allen & Ginter (American, Richmond, Virginia)

[Abraham Lincoln, presidential candidate, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing slightly right]

Photo shows Lincoln in a print made from a negative taken by Alexander Hesler, Springfield, Illinois, June 3, 1860. Lincoln said of this portrait: "That looks better and expresses me better than any I have ever... more

My soldier Buy United States government bonds--Third Liberty Loan / / H.H. Green ; The Matthews-Northrup Works, Buffalo, Cleveland, and New York.

Poster showing a mother and praying child, with a portrait of a soldier on the wall behind them. The child's prayer appears below the scene.

140th flag day, 1777-1917 The birthday of the stars and stripes, June 14th, 1917.

Poster showing a man raising the American flag, with a minuteman cheering and an eagle flying above.

Buy United States government war savings stamps Your money back with interest from the United States Treasury / / reproduced by the Strobridge Litho. Co. Cincinnati & New York.

Poster showing a variety of people lined up at a window tended by Uncle Sam, beneath a sign "W.S.S. for sale here"; a little girl waves the American flag in the foreground.

Remember! The flag of liberty - support it! Buy U.S. government bonds 3rd. Liberty Loan

Poster showing immigrants on a ship with the American flag.

The government asks you to do your Xmas shopping early--Do it now / Haskell Coffin ; American Lithographic Co. N.Y.

Poster showing an allegorical female figure holding a sword and an American flag.

To enjoy American opportunities become an American citizen

Educational poster showing group of people and hand pointing to sun radiating American prosperity.

I pledge allegiance and silence about the war

Poster promoting patriotism and suggesting that careless communication may be harmful to the war effort, showing the American flag.

President Kennedy Views the Liberty Bell prior to his Independence Day Address in Philadelphia

Original caption: President Kennedy views the Liberty Bell prior to his Independence Day address in Philadelphia. L-R: Philadelphia Mayor James Tate, President Kennedy, Sen. Joseph Clark, Governor David Lawrenc... more

Photograph of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. addressing the crowd during the 1957 Prayer Pilgrimage for Freedom in Washington, D.C.

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Caption: Civil Rights Leader, Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. addresses the crowd during the March on Washington. It was during this address that he made his "... more

United States Marine Corps (USMC), 24th Marine Expeditionary Unit (MEU) Color Guard, presents the colors on Flag Day at Fort Macon, Morehead City, North Carolina

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Morehead City State: North Carolina (NC) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Major Command Shown: 24 MEU Scene Camera Operator: SGT Br... more

Corporal (CPL) Joseph F. Berrios, S-4, 24th Marine Expeditionary Unit (MEU), places an early version of the American Flag among other American Flags from the country's history, during Flag Day at Fort Macon, Morehead City, North Carolina

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Morehead City State: North Carolina (NC) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Major Command Shown: 24 MEU Scene Camera Operator: SGT Br... more

Mr. Jeff Arrington, Assistant Principal, Lester Middle School, and Tony Price, 8th grade Student and President of the National Junior Honors Society, lead the Pledge of Allegiance during a ceremony to commemorate the one year anniversary of the September 11th attacks, held at Camp Lester, Okinawa, Japan

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Camp Lester State: Okinawa Country: Japan (JPN) Scene Camera Operator: CPL Robert W. Kunda, Usmc Release Status: Released to Public Combined Mil... more

Children from Sterling Heights Elementary school recite the pledge of allegiance at the Drugs Abuse Resistance Education (DARE) graduation on Kadena Air Base (AB), Okinawa, Japan

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Kadena Air Base State: Okinawa Country: Japan (JPN) Scene Camera Operator: SSGT C.E. Lewis, USAF Release Status: Released to Public Combined Mil... more