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Antoinette Pieterson: Perspective

As we came out from hiding, I was scared and I said: ‘It seems this is going
to go on and on. So what can one do?’ I was thinking very hard and I forgot… 275 more words

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Pt 2 Ancestry Research

PART 2—ANCESTRY RESEARCH:

Primary Sources

Most ancestry research involves both primary and secondary sources, so you must be aware of the differences between the two types as well as their strengths and weaknesses. 1,070 more words

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Using Primary Sources in the Classroom: Bell and the Telephone

Background

Alexander Graham Bell gets credit for inventing the telephone in 1876. Like most stories about inventions and discoveries, the story about the invention of the telephone is rifle with drama and intrigue. 577 more words

Learning

Committee on Naval Affairs

Both chambers of Congress had these committees, both in existence for over a century; you can find a history, scope, and responsibilities of the House Committee here… 60 more words

Naval History

I Pitty Da Fool Who Cuts and Pastes

Anyone with a background in research will know that reference lists are key.  You just HAVE to make it clear where you got the information that you are discussing from.   922 more words

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After Talk Must Come Action: Racial Resistance and Remaking

This term saw a collaboration between the Modern Records Centre and Warwick SU to produce an open series of educational events, including exhibitions, seminars and panel talks. 728 more words

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