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This download comes with both the 56-slide PowerPoint and the graphic organizer in both PDF and MS Word format.


The lesson gives the dates, photographers, titles, and brief backgrounds for 25 of history's most famous photographs


(15 'honorable mentions' are also featured but without summarizing text, so there are 40 photographs in all).


From World War One, to Hitler and atomic bombs, to the Vietnam War, natural disasters and more, this is a highly engaging lesson for any middle or high school classroom.


Ten relevant video links are also included. Enjoy!

History's Most Famous Photographs 56-slide PPT (video links & graphic organizer)

  • Grade Level:


  • Pages:

    56 slides and 1 printable handout

  • Subject(s):

    History, World History, Photography

  • Format(s):

    Zip with PowerPoint, Word, PDF

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