Research Note: Historiography and Primary Sources

Talking about our historiography and primary sources is interesting. Initially, our group was orientated towards an analysis of South African Labor Union resistance against Apartheid. However, given the sources that we were working with at the Reuther Labor Library, we decided to change our focus. Our primary sources would the Owen Bieber Records and the … More Research Note: Historiography and Primary Sources

2 Examples of impressive Digital History Archives (a Case Study)

Today, I want to showcase two Digital History Archives that approach different different topics with different goals and scopes. One is the Detroit 67 Online Archive and the other is the Digital Transgender Archive. Detroit 1967 Online Archive The archive contains oral histories of Detroiters and Metro Detroiters about the unrest of 1967 in the … More 2 Examples of impressive Digital History Archives (a Case Study)

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For this post the two different digital collections that I have decided to go through were the Seattle Civil rights and labor history project and the digital transgender archive. For the Seattle Civil rights and labor history project, the main goal is to provide a researcher with extensive multi-media website that “brings the history of … More case study post