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2012-2013 Catalog 
2012-2013 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

HIST 1301 - History of the United States to 1877

3 credit hours.
Lecture/Lab/Clinical: Three hours of class each week.
This is a survey course focusing on the development of American characteristics and institutions. Topics include the forging of a new society from European, African, and Native American cultures; the colonial experience and revolution; the rise of a democratic spirit and way of life; the frontier experience; conflict with Mexico; sectionalism; and Civil War and Reconstruction.