Emancipation Proclamation Point of Divergence

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  • What did you like about this project? What was most challenging?
    I liked that you had control over the outcome of the change that happened in America.
  • Describe the most interesting fact or event that you investigated.
    It was interesting reviewing some Abraham Lincoln quotes about abolishing slavery.
  • How do the actions of individuals impact the historical record?
    Choices that the president (President Lincoln) made affected America as a whole. And many slave owners disobeyed the law once it was a law to abolish slavery.
  • How do systemic changes impact the historical record?
    Things in history occurred at a certain point in history for a reason.  
  • How influential can one decision be in the historical landscape?
    A leader can influence many brains of the American people and influence decisions that can effect America as a whole. 
  • How could this project be improved?
    I feel like I could have gone into more detail about the background to the project and the background history.
  • If you had it to do over, what would you change about your process for the project?
    If I had more time I would've made a video.