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HISA 3366: History of New York State (Goodier) Spring 2023 3866-01 and -02

Librarian: Mary Lynn Bensen

Finding Primary Sources

When searching print and online access tools, use search terms such as SOURCE*, CORRESPONDENCE, PERSONAL NARRATIVES, DIARIES, SERMONS, SPEECHES, LAW AND LEGISLATION.

Look for primary sources referenced in secondary and tertiary sources.  Use textbooks, class and library bibliographies for recommended titles of primary sources. 

Accessible Archives

            Primary source materials covering American history and culture.

Women and Social Movements in the United States 1600-2000

Offers a record of women’s reform and social movements in books, images, documents, scholarly essays, and bibliographies.