Resources for Students and Teachers
In 2003, the U.S. State Department produced an excellent 18-page pamphlet on the history the Great Seal (3 Mb PDF).
In 2007, the United States Diplomacy Center created a comprehensive Exhibition Celebrating the 225th Anniversary of the Great Seal. On their website, you can download any of the exhibit's ten panels and reproduce them for classroom use. (Shown below are Panels 4 and 5.)
Historical content is based on the official history of the Great Seal.
GreatSeal.com is not affiliated with the U.S. Government.
Author and webwright: John D. MacArthur