This guide is a starting point for students researching Asian American History.
The citation style required on history assignments is usually Chicago Style, so use the guide below for help with citing your sources.
Primary sources are documents or artifacts that were created, recorded, or written down at the time an event occurred. They also include any information source that is used because it is representational of a given time period or event. Primary sources can include diaries, letters, speeches, photographs, newspaper articles, government documents, paintings, and much more.