Features 20 primary source documents that are relevant to the War of 1812. Designed to help students build skills in observation, critical thinking, question generation, evidence citing and more. Includes a cartoon showing a boxing match between King George III and James Madison; letter written by First Lady Dolley Madison to her sister; cover for sheet music for the "Star-Spangled Banner"; wood engraving showing Washington, D.C., under attack by British forces in August 1814; engraving depicting a soldier's wife lifting cannon balls in an artillery bunker; lithograph showing portraits of War of 1812 naval officers; and much more. Each is printed on sturdy, 8-1/2 x 11" cardstock. For grades 3 and up.