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Inquiry Question

Historical Context



Painting 1
Photo 1


Table of

Visual Evidence

Drawing 1: Charlestown Peninsula, June 17, 1775.
[Graphic] Drawing 1 with link to higher quality drawing.
(National Park Service)

Questions for Drawing 1

1. Using Drawing 1 and the descriptions in Reading 1, describe the fortifications made by the colonists. What purpose did each serve?

2. Using Drawing 1 and the descriptions in Reading 2, describe each British assault.

* The drawing on the screen has a resolution of 72 dots per inch (dpi), and therefore will print poorly. You can obtain a high quality version of the drawing, but be aware that the file will take as much as two minutes to load with a 28.8K modem.




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