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History 229: Many Faces of Sewanee: Primary Resources

Resources especially for the "Many Faces of Sewanee" course with Professor Willis.

What Are Primary Resources

Original records created at the time historical events occurred or well after events in the form of memoirs and oral histories. May include letters, diaries, manuscripts, journals, speeches, newspapers, interviews, memoirs, government documents, photographs, audio recordings, film or video recordings, research data, and objects or artifacts such as works of art or ancient roads, buildings, and tools.

Example:

Letter written by George Mason to John Mason

 

Credit: George Mason Primary Resources Guide

GeorgeMasonLetter

Best Primary Source Collections for History 229

Primary Resources

Subject Guide

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Jessie Ball duPont Library
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735 University Ave.
Sewanee, TN 37383
931.598.1709
Jessie Ball duPont Library, University of the South
178 Georgia Avenue, Sewanee, TN 37383
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