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HIST 4300: History of France and England, 1500-1800: Primary Sources



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The following standardized terms can prove helpful when using the Advanced Library Search for primary sources:

  • Addresses
  • Autobiography
  • Correspondence
  • Diaries
  • Pamphlets
  • Personal narratives
  • Pictorial Works
  • Speeches
  • Treaties (or other government documents)
  • Religious texts or law (these will have specific names)

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