Be sure to scroll down to the bottom.. some cool stuff there that needed the full page to show it best....
"UNUM is a new way to explore American history through scenes selected from across our over 40 films. We're constantly curating new topics, providing historical context for the conversations we are having today"
Using readily available software, Denis Shiryaev took archival footage - the real deal- and upgraded it and colorized it. This video will take you and your students to real time Victorian England, 1911 New York, and San Francisco just days before the earthquake hit in 1906.
Ask students to find the location... can we match it up with Google Street View images? See the experiment below.
Market Street, San Francisco 1906 Google Street View 2020