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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Primary_source

In the study of history as an academic discipline, a primary source is an artifact, a document, ... For example, a memoir would be considered a primary source in research concerning its ... of classifying sources is to determine their independence and reliability. ... These can be distant from the original source of the document.

www.answers.com/Q/Would_be_considered_a_very_reliable_primary_source

Short answer: Probably not. It depends. If you read a document at the museum concerning the event you're thinking about (ie if you read the Declaration of ...

www.answers.com/Q/Which_of_the_following_would_be_considered_the_best_primary_source

Which of these would best help a reader understand new words in a primary source? Dictionaries ... Would be considered a very reliable primary source?

www.uky.edu/~dolph/HIS316/handouts/sources.html

To evaluate primary sources, explore the following parts of the text or artifact by ... How "neutral" is the text; how much does the author have a stake in you reading it , i.e., ... A reliable text displays a pattern of verifiable truth-telling that tends to make the ... Arranged artifacts might also be considered secondary sources, e.g.,  ...

www.lib.vt.edu/help/research/primary-secondary-tertiary.html

The distinctions between primary, secondary, and tertiary sources can be ambiguous. ... Encyclopedias are typically considered tertiary sources, but a study of how ... While these definitions are clear, the lines begin to blur in the different ...

quizlet.com/25233569/primary-and-secondary-sources-flash-cards

Start studying Primary and Secondary Sources. ... primary source. The reporter was talking about the really big storm in Chicago last year that she experienced.

siarchives.si.edu/history/exhibits/stories/what-primary-source

Students will learn what a primary source and first person testimony are, and the ... How does studying these documents differ from reading a chapter on the Civil ... the reliability of different forms of evidence, the impact of personal accounts on  ...

www.fremont.k12.ca.us/cms/lib04/CA01000848/Centricity/Domain/2853/Primary_andSecondarySourcesppt.ppt

A primary source is an original object or document; first-hand information. ... That film would be considered a primary source. ... (textbooks), etc. are all secondary sources because they were written “after” the these events occurred. ... these unique, often profoundly personal, documents and objects can give a very real sense ...

answers.library.cofc.edu/faq/46619

The web page below from Borough of Manhattan Community College provides definitions, examples, and specific examples of primary and secondary sources ...

blogs.loc.gov/teachers/2011/10/what-makes-a-primary-source-a-primary-source

Oct 4, 2011 ... All of these questions came up during the Library of Congress' ... Students will most often work with primary sources that have been digitized.