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History 121 Primary Sources by Topic

by Virginia DeLacey
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Primary sources available on MERLOT are listed by topic. Student can create his/her own paper assignment by analyzing one or more of these primary source documents and deciding on a focus (thesis) for the 5-7 page paper.

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The Slave Trade

Added 08/15/2008

Tangled Roots

Added 08/15/2008
Under "Contents" click on "Source Documents" for a list of primary documents to analyze.

Causes of the Civil War

Added 08/15/2008

Abraham Lincoln Papers

Added 08/15/2008
Click on "Browse the Collection" to access the correspondence of Abraham Lincoln.

Civil War Maps

Added 08/15/2008
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