Teachers and students can order a free Civil War poster that includes a lesson plan. Newseum will send you a American Civil War poster, “Mapping It Out: Freedom of Press Versus Public Safety,” a replica of an 1861 front page of The New York Herald, which features a large map of the positions of rebel forces in Virginia.
- Click on Highlighted link
- Fill out form, use the drop down box for the school district. If you are not VA or MD resident, just check “other”
- Answer the questions on the order form and submit.