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CLASS MEETING 12 SEPT. Précis History of Fredericksburg in 21 objects Peabody Museum collections Object biographies Overarching theme for research Readings Next week – meet at Peabody!. HiGHER ORDER CONCERNS. Higher Order Concerns ( HOCs) are the "big picture" elements

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  • Précis

  • History of Fredericksburg in 21 objects

  • Peabody Museum collections

  • Object biographies

  • Overarching theme for research

  • Readings

  • Next week – meet at Peabody!


Higher order concerns

HiGHER ORDER CONCERNS


The big picture

  • Higher Order Concerns (HOCs) are the "big picture" elements

  • Used in reference to paper writing but also relevant regarding museum exhibitions

    • thesis or focus

    • audience and purpose

The Big Picture



Primary sources
Primary Sources

  • A primary source is the original document or physical object which was written or created during the time under study. The material or first-hand information. These sources were present during an experience or time period and offer an inside view of a particular event.

  • Some types of primary sources include:

    • ORIGINAL DOCUMENTS (excerpts or translations acceptable): Diaries, speeches, manuscripts, letters, interviews, news film footage, autobiographies, official records 

    • CREATIVE WORKS: Poetry, drama, novels, music, art 

    • OBJECTS: Pottery, furniture, clothing, buildings


Secondary sources
Secondary Sources

  • A secondary source interprets and analyzes primary sources. Secondary sources include comments on, interpretations of, or discussions about the original material. You can think of secondary sources as second-hand information.

  • Some types of secondary sources include:

    • PUBLICATIONS: Textbooks, magazine articles, histories, criticisms, commentaries, encyclopedias 


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