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European History

Primary Sources

What are Primary Sources?

  • Definition 1: A report of original research written by the researcher
  • Definition 2: Original manuscripts, contemporary records, or documents created at the time an event occurred (newspaper accounts of an event, diaries, correspondence, etc.)

 

Use the subtabs in the Primary Sources tab at the top or the links below to navigate through these pages.

  • Government Documents - Federal
  • Historical Materials