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HIST 298 First World War: Find Primary Sources

A guide for Dr. Nagy's HIST 298 First World War course.

Find Period Magazine Articles

British Recuiting Poster

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Find Primary Sources in Books

Search CLICsearch to find primary sources in books and ebooks.   When searching the catalog, you will want to use specific subject headings in your searches to single out the primary source materials.  These subject headings are specialized "tag" added to the records to books by catalog librarians to provide accurate descriptions of books.  Using the following words in your search will help you find the source material you seek:


correspondence personal narratives
literary collections  pictorial works 
diary or diaries songs and music
sources documents


Selected Primary Source Materials on the Web

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