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HSS 310 - The United States: Primary Sources

Websites to find 1940's primary sources

Primary Sources on the web-Japanese American Confinement

Primary Sources on the web-Pearl Harbor

Search the OWHL Catalog

             Primary Sources in the OWHL Catalog

                 

 

Do a keyword search for your topic and include the words primary source in your search string. For example: when looking for primary sources about Thomas Jefferson you should type Thomas Jefferson primary source into the search box.

Primary Sources on the web--WWII

Primary Sources in Databases

ALWAYS use the date range feature when searching for primary source newspaper articles.  An article is only a primary source if it was published at the time in which an event took place.

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