What were the causes of the labor unrest that roiled Connecticut in the years between 1900 and World War I?
How have American concepts of freedom and equality changed since the 1870s? How might the changes be perceived differently by different segments of the population?
To what extent are technology, fashion, and social reform interconnected?
What impact did the women of Connecticut have on the Great War (WWI)?
How does an entire society participate in war?
To what extent has the United States succeeded in remaining neutral in times of war or global conflict?
Do government campaigns to promote “voluntary” patriotic efforts in a time of war strengthen or weaken American democracy?
What is the significance of Connecticut’s contribution to America’s story?
What was Connecticut’s role in the American Revolution?
What is social justice?
What factors led to the 17th-century witchcraft trials in Connecticut?
What role did the Amistad incident play in the abolitionist movement in the United States?