Political events can impact citizens across borders and through time. Folklore is powerful because it provides a vehicle for cross-cultural connections.
Wingard, Geoff, "MSSS Curriculum Connection Series - Lesson Number: 06" (2012). Maine Song and Story Sampler: Curriculum Connections Series. 8.
Song to use with lesson:
“The Soldier’s Letter” sung by Joseph Pagett (Markhamville, NB)