Examples of Primary Sources
: Smith, Billy. "Death and Life in a Colonial Immigrant City: A Demographic Analysis of Philadelphia."
Journal of Economic History
, Vol. 37, No. 4 (Dec. 1977), pp. 863-889.
: Samuel Cobb tomb at
West Tisbury Village Cemetery
, Martha's Vineyard.
: Schafer, Judith Kelleher. "New Orleans Slavery in 1850 as Seen in Advertisements." Journal of Southern History, Vol. 47, No. 1 (Feb. 1981), pp. 33-56.
July 25, 1774 advertisement from the
George Washington Papers
at the Library of Congress. See also
African American Odyssey
at the Library of Congress.
Death of Alice Lee Roosevelt
Theodore Roosevelt: Icon of the American Century
, an exhibit at the National Portrait Gallery.
: Diary entry for Feb. 14, 1884,
American Treasures of the Library of Congress