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American Indian Studies

Primary Sources: What are they?

Primary sources are original documents, data or first hand accounts.  A few examples of primary sources include first hand accounts such as personal narratives, letters, interviews, photographs, government statistics, music of the period, government forms, local or state propositions, legal cases, historical newspapers, etc. 

Government Documents  ::  Books  ::   Magazines & Journals  ::  Newspaper Articles :: Propositions, Law & Legal Cases ::Online Digitized Archives

Online Archives

Primary Source Databases