Modern history book

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A textbook in the collection of the African American Schoolhouse Museum.

The inside front cover of this textbook indicates it was in use during the 1940’s in Kent County schools. Written by historian Carl Becker, this history textbook’s full title is Modern History: The Rise of a Democratic, Scientific, and Industrialized Civilization.

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