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Primary Sources - Examples and Definitions: Selected "Free" Primary Sources on the Web

Time and History

In this list you will see many examples of time turning what was a secondary document into a primary document. Yes it can be confusing. For more thorough-going examples and definitions see the Yale University site below.

Primary Sources - Yale

Yale University has a very well-designed page describing primary sources. While all of the Suggested tools for... lead to Yale owned material, the examples/definitions for each type of material are excellent.

Selected "Free" Primary Sources on the Web

The list below have all been reviewed as either a Choice Outstanding site or a Choice Highly Recommended site.

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