contact info home page

HS Library Media Center
HS Library Media Center

Library Orientation
Library Orientation

Online Subscriptions
Online Subscriptions

News Media Today's News
News Media Today's News

Department Links
Department Links
» Art Museums
» Business
» English
» Health
» Family and Consumer Science
» LOTE (Languages Other Than English )
» Math
» Music
» Model United Nations
» Physical Education
» Social Studies
» Current Research Topics
» Science
» Special Education
» Technology and Design

Reference
Reference

Research and Citation Guides
Research and Citation Guides

Search Engines
Search Engines

Teacher/Student  Resources
Teacher/Student Resources

New Books
New Books

Podcasts *
Podcasts *

Web Sites for Readers
Web Sites for Readers

Local Literary Events
Local Literary Events

Magazines
Magazines

Glog Showcase
Glog Showcase

Movie Showcase
Movie Showcase

EBooks
EBooks


Fayetteville-Manlius High School
8201 East Seneca Turnpike, Manlius, NY 13104
Principal, Mr. Raymond W. Kilmer, email - rkilmer@fmschools.org
Daily Schedule 7:45 a.m. - 2:06 p.m.
(315) 692-1900
fax Fax: (315) 692-1028
email info

Department Links » Social Studies » Current Research Topics

Current Research Topics

 

 

Mrs. Gross

Mongols

 

Mr. Rudolph

SUPA Public Affairs

 

AP US History

What is a primary source?

A primary source is first hand evidence. It was there at the time of an event. It is contemporary to the period being studied. Examples of primary sources are speeches, letters, songs, legislation, court decisions, journals/diaries, interviews, artifacts, autobiographies, and photographs.

American Memory Page: http://lcweb2.loc.gov/ammem

Avalon Project from Yale: http://avalon.law.yale.edu/subject_menus/20th.asp

NARA 100 Milestone Documents: http://www.ourdocuments.gov/content.php?flash=true&page=milestone

US History Primary Documents by Time Period: http://vlib.iue.it/history/USA/index.html

Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History: http://www.gilderlehrman.org

Smithsonian Institution: http://www.si.edu

A List of Primary Sources on the Web: http://www.lib.berkeley.edu/instruct/guides/primarysourcesontheweb.html

AP TEXTBOOK

http://college.cengage.com/history/us/boyer/enduring_vision/5e/students/ace.html

National Archives Digital Vaults *















LMC Highschool's Site
The links in this area will let you leave the Fayetteville-Manlius School District
The District is providing these links to you only as a convenience, and the inclusion of any link does not imply endorsement nor responsibility by the District of the content of the site.
Adopted July 1, 1997 Revised: February 8, 1999; September 13, 1999; November 17, 1999; October 16, 2001