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HIS 201 U.S. People and Ideas: Primary Sources


The Library contains many print books which are collections of primary source papers. These include speeches, letters, and diaries.

To find these books, use the library catalog and enter keyword searches using the word papers or correspondence or diaries followed by the name of a famous historical person..

For example:    papers   John Adams

                          papers  George Washington

                              correspondence John Adams

                         correspondence George Washington

                             diaries John Adams

                         diaries George Washington