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Name: Americas Archive Document Introductions
ID: col10384
Language: English (en)
Summary: This course contains modules offering substantial scholarly introductions to some of the documents in the Americas Archive (the James Cramp letters, the Ayers Braach letter, the Independence of Texas document, and the Venezuelan Declaration of Independence). It will provide viewers interested in these elements the archive more information than is available in the document abstracts.
Collection Subtype: Course
Subject: Humanities
License: Creative Commons Attribution License CC-BY 2.0

Authors: Melissa Bailar (
Copyright Holders: Melissa Bailar (
Maintainers: Melissa Bailar (

Latest version: 1.2 (history)
First publication date: Oct 13, 2006 3:43 pm GMT-5
Last revision to collection: Oct 16, 2006 4:41 pm GMT-5


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Version History

Version: 1.2 Oct 16, 2006 4:41 pm GMT-5 by Melissa Bailar
Added relevant modules.

Version: 1.1 Oct 13, 2006 3:46 pm GMT-5 by Melissa Bailar
Created Course

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