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Historical Context





Table of

United States History Standards for Grades 5-12

Birthplace of John F. Kennedy:
Home of the Boy Who Would Be President

relates to the following National Standards for History:

    Era 7: The Emergence of Modern America (1890 to 1930)

  • Standard 3A- The student understands social tensions and their consequences in the postwar era.
  • Standard 3B- The student understands how a modern capitalist economy emerged in the 1920s.
  • Standard 3C- The student understands how new cultural movements reflected and changed American society.

    Era 9: Postwar United States (1945 to early 1970s)

  • Standard 3B- The student understands the "New Frontier" and the "Great Society."


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