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Civil War Essay Contest Winners

Announcing the winners and honorable mentions for the 2015–2016 Civil War Essay Contest! Read the winners’ entries here.

2016 Teacher Seminars

The Gilder Lehrman Institute has completed the 2016 Teacher Seminars! Take a look at what our seminar participants posted on Twitter here, and stay tuned this fall for information about the 2017 Teacher Seminars.

Affiliate School Program

The Affiliate School Program is free for schools and teachers and provides exclusive resources and programs, classroom materials, and special offers throughout the year. Check back here for more information on next year’s student essay contests and more special offers over the summer!

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