Why Use Primary Sources?
“O, fatal day. O, noble victim. Treason has done its worst. The President has been assassinated. The President has been assassinated. It has just been announced at my door. ___ he was shot a half hour ago at Ford's Theatre. Is it possible? I have just come from near the scene, it is too True.”
Interacting with a Primary Source
Primary Source Lessons
Persuasive Advertising Techniques--Newspaper Ads
Shanna's Lessons--Using the Primary Source Tool
Bonus Material for Library Teachers