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Art History: Primary Sources

Guide to the key resources and research methods of art history. Art History Guide.

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Archives contain primary sources such as letters, records, and other documents, organized into collections, that can be navigated by finding aids. You may need to first figure out which archive may have collections relevant to your search.

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Remember when searching you often need to use the language of the time, not modern terms.

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