All Subjects
      All Types

        Info

        Grades

        7-12

        Permitted Use

        Stream, Download and Share


        Part of Mercy Street
        Caution

        Contains Violence

        1 Favorites
        333 Views

        Government Surveillance | Mercy Street and The Good Stuff: Time Capsule

        Using video from Mercy Street and The Good Stuff: Time Capsule students learn about government surveillance techniques used today that have their roots in the Civil War era. They will also uncover information about real spies like Frank Stringfellow, who is featured in Mercy Street. Utilizing video, discussion questions, teaching tips, and activities, students examine specific spying strategies used by the North and South, and analyze the rationale for the US government to be spying on its own citizens.

        Confederate Spy

        In this video from Mercy Street, uncover information about real Civil War Confederate spies like Frank Stringfellow.

        Permitted Use:

        Stream, Download and Share

        Accessibility:


        Transcript:


        Download:

        Close

        The Origins of Government Surveillance

        Using video from The Good Stuff: Time Capsule students learn about government surveillance techniques used today and how they have their roots in the Civil War.

        Permitted Use:

        Stream, Download and Share

        Accessibility:


        Transcript:


        Download:

        Close

        Contributor:
        Funder:
        Producer:
        Producer:

        You must be logged in to use this feature

        Need an account?
        Register Now