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Summer Assignment for Mr. Klotzkin's Students-
 

 High School Summer Reading Assignment 

 Please research all of the following primary source history collection documents on the Gilder Lehrman History Website and carefully write a 5 page research paper responding to this inquiry: 

 
"In what ways did these primary sources enlighten you to gain a more profound view and new perspectives of History?"
 
Make sure to cite at least 20 specific examples and facts. Also, include a cover and  citation page.
 The Hyperlink to the Website is here-History Primary Sources
 
ABOUT THE COLLECTION

The Gilder Lehrman Collection is a unique archive of primary sources in history. Owned by the Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History and located at the New-York Historical Society, the Collection includes more than 60,000 letters, diaries, maps, pamphlets, printed books, newspapers, photographs, and ephemera that document the political, social, and economic history of the United States. An extensive resource for educators, students, and scholars, the Collection ranges from 1493 through the twentieth century and is widely considered one of the nation’s great archives in the Revolutionary, early national, antebellum, and Civil War periods.

 
You must first register for the Gilder Lehrman History website to begin. To register, go to https://www.gilderlehrman.org/community/user/register   Good luck!!
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Summer Assignment for Mr. Klotzkin-World History Honors
World History Honors 2016-Mr. Klotzkin

 High School Summer Reading Assignment 2016

 Please research  all of the following primary source history collection documents on the Gilder Lehrman Institute History Website and carefully and write a 5 page research paper responding to this inquiry: 

"What part of the collection intrigued you the most and why?"
 Make sure to cite at least 15 specific examples and facts. Also, include a cover and citation page.
 The Hyperlink to the Website is here-History Primary Sources
 
ABOUT THE COLLECTION

The Gilder Lehrman Collection is a unique archive of primary sources in American history. Owned by the Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History and located at the New-York Historical Society, the Collection includes more than 60,000 letters, diaries, maps, pamphlets, printed books, newspapers, photographs, and ephemera that document the political, social, and economic history of the United States. An extensive resource for educators, students, and scholars, the Collection ranges from 1493 through the twentieth century and is widely considered one of the nation’s great archives in the Revolutionary, early national, antebellum, and Civil War periods.

 You must first register for the Gilder Lehrman Institute History website to begin. To register, go to https://www.gilderlehrman.org/community/user/register  Good luck!!
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Summer Assignment for Mr. Klotzkin-World History Academic
 World History Academic 2016-Mr. Klotzkin

 High School Summer Reading Assignment 2016

  

Please carefully read and review 10 following primary source history collections of your choice on the Gilder Lehrman Institute of History Website. 
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 The Hyperlink to the Website is here-History Primary Sources

ABOUT THE COLLECTION

The Gilder Lehrman Collection is a unique archive of primary sources in history. Owned by the Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History and located at the New-York Historical Society, the Collection includes more than 60,000 letters, diaries, maps, pamphlets, printed books, newspapers, photographs, and ephemera that document the political, social, and economic history of the United States. An extensive resource for educators, students, and scholars, the Collection ranges from 1493 through the twentieth century and is widely considered one of the nation’s great archives in the Revolutionary, early national, antebellum, and Civil War periods.

 You must first register for the Gilder Lehrman Institute website to begin.  To register, go to https://www.gilderlehrman.org/community/user/register Good luck!!
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