Arlington Catholic High School Primary Resources

Primary Resources

Primary Resources


We Are People of Character

Meet Eddie (Ziang)

Meet the Community

There are 4 Countries represented among AC’s international students

Key Facts



Primary Resources are materials directly related to a topic by time or participations.  Examples are letters, speeches, diaries, newspaper articles, oral history. 

Library of Congress- Search for primary sources, by topic, web guides, themes

The National Archives (Great Britain) - Search by theme. date, topic

Docs Teach 

Political Posters - of the Soviet Union, China, Cuba

World History Sources - a primary source archive organized by regions or time periods

Marxists Internet Archive

Avalon Project - Documents in Law, History, and Diplomacy

German Propaganda Archive

I Witness - video testimonies from Holocaust survivors and other witnesses

A Chronology of U.S. Historical Documents - Key historical documents of the United States, from the pre-Colonial era to the present, presented in timeline fashion.  

The Korean War & its Origins

Eyewitness to History  - World War I

Eyewitness to History - World War II

Eyewitness to History - 20th Century

History.Net - This collection of resources highlights topics in United States and world history through eyewitness accounts, interviews, photographs, and other primary and secondary sources.