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Name: Using Historical Documents
ID: col11316
Language: English (en)
Summary: This course provides useful ways and materials from which to discuss historical records, documentation, print culture, and rare materials for AP history teachers. Teachers and students could use these modules to discuss and learn about different forms of historical research and historiography.
Collection Subtype: Course
Subject: Humanities
Keywords: historiography, Jefferson Davis, Mexican-American documents, plagiarism, rare documents, translation
License: Creative Commons Attribution License CC-BY 3.0

Authors: AnaMaria Seglie (
Copyright Holders: AnaMaria Seglie (
Maintainers: AnaMaria Seglie (, Melissa Bailar (, Lorena Gauthereau-Bryson (

Latest version: 1.6 (history)
First publication date: May 10, 2011 10:20 am GMT-5
Last revision to collection: Aug 5, 2011 2:41 pm GMT-5


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Version History

Version: 1.6 Aug 5, 2011 2:41 pm GMT-5 by Lorena Gauthereau-Bryson
added translations

Version: 1.5 Aug 3, 2011 1:59 pm GMT-5 by Lorena Gauthereau-Bryson
added module

Version: 1.4 Jul 18, 2011 11:19 am GMT-5 by AnaMaria Seglie
maintainer added

Version: 1.3 Jul 11, 2011 1:13 pm GMT-5 by Lorena Gauthereau-Bryson
added new module

Version: 1.2 Jun 22, 2011 11:36 am GMT-5 by AnaMaria Seglie
Added Module

Version: 1.1 Jun 2, 2011 1:52 pm GMT-5 by AnaMaria Seglie
First publication

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