Examples of Primary Source Documents
Finding Primary Source Documents for State and Local Topics
The Local History Collection at May Memorial is a repository for the ancestor charts of members of the Alamance County Genealogical society and for the Society’s collection of genealogical journals. As well as works on the history and genealogy of Alamance County and its neighboring counties — Caswell, Chatham, Guilford, Orange, Randolph and Rockingham.
What is a Primary Source Document?
A primary source is a document or physical object which was written or created during the time under study. These sources were present during an experience or time period and offer an inside view of a particular event.
Primary Sources Vs. Secondary Sources
Finding Primary Source Documents through Library Databases
Finding Primary Source Documents Online