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HIST. 111 - U.S. 19th Century History - Prof. Vecchio - Spring 2021: Internet Resources

Internet Resources

You might do the following Google Search:

TOPIC + TIMELINE 

TOPIC + CHRONOLOGY

e.g. Civil War Timeline

       War of 1812 Chronology

*Make sure you are using authoritative, credible sources, such as museum websites, archives, documentary/television productions, libraries, and educational and historic organizations, whose work is accurately identifying archival items (photographs, posters, artifacts, etc.). 

You can limit your online search to credible sources by using this formula when searching Google.

Your topic, followed by a colon (:), followed by .edu or .gov

            Yellow journalism:.edu

This will limit your search results to college and university websites or government publications, which are authoritative, credible sources.

Criteria for Evaluating Websites

Digitized Primary Sources on the Web

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