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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 U.S. history's most famous photographs


(10 'honorable mentions' are also featured but without summarizing text, so there are 35 photographs in all).


From the Triangle Shirtwaist Fire, to Teddy Roosevelt's Rough Riders, Muhammad Ali, Black Power, Assassinations, Atomic bombs, the Vietnam War, and more, this is a highly engaging lesson for any middle or high school classroom.


Several relevant video links are also included. Enjoy!

Most Famous Photos from US History 56slide PPT (video links & graphic organizer)

  • Grade Level:


  • Pages:

    56 slides and 1 printable handout

  • Subject(s):

    History, U.S. History, Photography

  • Format(s):

    Zip with PowerPoint, Word, PDF

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