2018-2019 Undergraduate Catalog 
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2018-2019 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

HIS113: History of the United States to 1877

3 Credit(s)
Fulfills Core Requirement in History
This survey course covers political, social, religious, economic and cultural trends in America from the Jamestown settlement in 1607 through the Civil War and Reconstruction.  Topics include the development of slavery, concepts of religious freedom, industrialization and westward expansion.  Special attention is paid to the role Newport played in the Colonial and Revolutionary period.
Theme: Defining the American Experience