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WGST 120: Introduction to Women's and Gender Studies: Primary Sources


This overview explains why and how you can find images to use in course & personal projects.

Want to use these images in a presentation, on a blog, or sharing on Tumblr, Twitter, or other social media?

Primary Sources

Primary sources are original, uninterpreted information, such as firsthand accounts of events in letters, diaries, interviews, or historical news reportage.

For tips on how to find more visual resources or how to cite them, check the Zine How-To page!