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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.


Letter written by George Mason to John Mason


Credit: George Mason Primary Resources Guide


Best Primary Source Collections for History 229

Primary Resources

Subject Guide

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Heidi Syler
Jessie Ball duPont Library
Room G25
735 University Ave.
Sewanee, TN 37383
Jessie Ball duPont Library, University of the South
178 Georgia Avenue, Sewanee, TN 37383