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HISTORY 366: Fascism Then & Now (Fall 2020) : Writing & Citing Resources

Citing Archival Material

- Remember that the purpose of citing a source is to tell your reader where you found a source in a way that will allow them to also find it -


General Format for Citing Archival Material
Description of Document, Date, Document Location Information, Collection Name, Name of Repository. 

Examples
Burton to Merriam, telegram, 26 January 1923, box 26, folder 17, Charles E. Merriam Papers, Special Collections Research Center, University of Chicago Library.

Memorandum by Alvin Johnson, 1937, file 36, Horace Kallen Papers, YIVO Institute for Jewish Research, New York.

Los Internacionales, circa 1936, Image ID 148409, Spanish Civil War Posters 1936-1939, Wisconsin Historical Society. https://wisconsinhistory.org/Records/Image/IM148409

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