Monthly Archives: July 2018

Aerial views, street views

Reminders of those who sacrificed and whose experiences changed their lives.  Or cut them short.  The words of some still vivid in archives. Their own and the those who knew them.  Or those whose actions and decisions affected their lives.  … Continue reading

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Primary Source Literacy: The Prequel

As she sat in the research room of the National Archives and Records Administration (NARA) in 2014, Fosetina Baker read Ida B. Wells-Barnett’s letter to government officials about the lynching in 1898 of her great-uncle, Frazier Baker.   A racist mob … Continue reading

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