Primary Source Examples
Published documents - books, newspapers, pamphlets, advertisements, laws, etc.
Example: The Anti-Slavery Cause of Today
Unpublished documents - letters, diaries, financial records, etc.
Example: Sales Contract for Indentured Servant
Oral traditions and histories
Example: American Slave Narratives: An Online Anthology
Visual documents and artifacts
Example: Photographs of Slaves and Slave Life