Imagining Lincoln and Juárez
Lincoln and Juárez Audio Experience
The history soundscapes complement both the Exploring Lincoln and Juárez curriculum and the Imagining Lincoln and Juárez gallery experience. Use the audio experience worksheet to help students reflect on the impressions created by these soundscapes.
A House Divided: Slavery in the United States
This short history soundscape suggests the environment of a slave auction.
The Union is Perpetual: Lincoln is Elected
This short history soundscape portrays the scene of one of Lincoln’s campaign rallies.
A New Birth of Freedom: Black Soldiers in the Union Army
This short history soundscape sets the scene of African Americans enlisting in the Union Army.
With Malice Toward None: Lincoln’s Assassination
This short history soundscape sets the scene of Lincoln’s assassination.
Meet Benito Juárez
This short history soundscape suggests the conflict and warfare that marked Juárez’s career and kept him on the move as a mobile president for many years.
Get Out of Mexico
This short history soundscape is set during the years when Juárez took his rightful place as the sitting president of Mexico in Mexico City and celebrates his legacy.