Cooking Activity: Sailor Snack Time Political Posteriors: Analyzing Primary Sources Artwork depicting the battle between USS Constitution and HMS Java Original letter from Royal Navy Captain John Marshall to William Phillips describing HMS
Java‘s surrender to Constitution, dated April 10, 1813, with transcription
Original letter from Commodore William Bainbridge to George Harrison regarding his medal, dated October 28, 1817, with transcription
Constitution & Guerriere, by George Ropes, Jr.
Feeding 480 Mouths: Math Aboard Ship
Compare: A Sailor’s Diet in Weights and Measures
Copper Bottomed Ship
Using a Compass & Cardinal Directions
Communication Aboard Constitution
Collection of Newspaper Articles about the Battle with HMS Java
What Floats Your Boat?
Making a Compass and Magnetic Attraction
Cardinal Points Game (advanced)
Cardinal Points Game (simple)
William Bainbridge’s Bottle
Popular War of 1812 Era Songs & Sources
Sailors Telling Time: Half Hour Glass
How Many Sailors Can Sleep at the Same Time?
Eight Bells and All’s Well: Telling Time aboard Ship
Hammock Plan from 1794
Sailor Story: Surgeon Amos Evans
Ship’s Surgeon: Illness and Injury aboard Naval Ships
Medicine in 1812
A Healthy Constitution: Dr. Amos Evans, Surgeon, U.S. Navy
Mid-19th Century Medicine Chest and Pamphlet
Eat your Fruits and Vegetables!