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Bronx Research: Educator Resources
Includes references to books, archival collections, digital sources and web sites sources helpful in researching the Bronx.
Photographs and Images
Teaching with Primary Sources
primary sources, engaging activities to teach with, activity tools (National Archives)
Document Analysis Worksheets
By types of records, e.g., photos, posters, recordings, posters,
written works, maps, sound. (National Archives)
Local History Ideas
Skills Based Lesson Plans; Primary Source Packs on:
Society and Culture; Neighborhoods; Places and Landmarks
(from Brooklyn Public Library)
New York Public Library Digital Collections
prints, photos, maps, manuscripts, streaming video, etc.
Filter results by Location (Bronx); and Genre or Type for;
still image, cartographic, text, moving image, sound, etc.
Library of Congress--Digital Collections--Bronx
newspapers, photos, personal narratives, web pages, film, audio recordings, etc.
Digital Public Library of America--Bronx
photos, text, moving image, sound
The Literary Bronx
Bret Maney's research project. See: the community categories for local literary works.
documents social and political activism and movements
Lesbian HerStory Archives
digital exhibits, audio & video interviews
Other Research Guides
Diversity and inclusion E-Books
log in with Lehman credentials to read the entire book online.
History of New York: City and State
The Family Jewels: Exploring Your History
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