Arlington Catholic High School Primary Resources

Primary Resources

Primary Resources


Meet Tommy

Student and Athlete

Meet the Community

35 current students have parents who are also Cougar alumni

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A Chronology of U.S. Historical Documents - Key historical documents of the United States, from the pre-Colonial era to the present, presented in timeline fashion.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