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HIST 150-09: Gender and Power in the Atlantic Household (Spring 2023)

What is a primary source?

A Primary Source is a historical document or artifact or person from the time period under study. This may include:

  • diaries
  • journals
  • newspapers
  • contemporary publications
  • autobiographies
  • music/songs
  • recordings or images

Is THIS a primary source?

Some Examples from WM databases