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Sample state assessment, historical thinking assessment tools, and useful primary sources

For the last few years, you’ve read about the process we’ve been working through as Kansas rewrites its social studies standards and state level assessment. 458 more words

Wiebe

Essential Sources: 2 - Fragmentary Annals

Unlike the better-known Irish chronicles (such as the Annals of Ulster and the Annals of Tigernach) the text known as the Fragmentary Annals embellishes many of its year-entries with long passages of narrative saga. 700 more words

Strathclyde

The ABC's of City Directories

Happy Archives Month! A wise researcher once said “genealogy without documentation is mythology.” During October, we will be taking a closer look at some of the wonderful genealogical resources available at the Archives and how they can help you dig deeper and possibly solve your family history research problems. 667 more words

Cheyenne

Anatomy of a Death Certificate

Happy Archives Month! A wise researcher once said “genealogy without documentation is mythology.” During October, we will be taking a closer look at some of the wonderful genealogical resources available at the Archives and how they can help you dig deeper and possibly solve your family history research problems. 658 more words

Archives Month 2014

British Online Archives

Trial access is now available until 15 November to British Online Archives.

Drawn from recently scanned or microfilmed manuscripts and archives, the British Online Archives comprises collections for research in territories colonised by Britain (America, India, Africa, the West Indies, New Zealand, Australia and Melanesia), including records made by the East India Company and the records of missionaries from the Society for the Propagation of the Gospel. 108 more words

Trial Resources

Teaching the Trails: Gateways to Historic Landscapes

By Rachael Finch, Research Historian, Tennessee Civil War National Heritage Area

As a research historian, I spend the majority of my work days in solitude, researching and writing for the… 933 more words

Translated Texts for Historians e-library

New on eresources@cambridge A-Z: Translated Texts for Historians e-library

Liverpool University Press has published its renowned Translated Texts for Historians  book series since the early 1990s.  87 more words

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