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HIST 1111 - Destruction of the Indies - Landers: Primary Sources

Primary Resources

Latin American Travelogues

Latin American Travelogues

The goal of this project is to create a digital collection of Latin American travel accounts written in the 16th-19th centuries. The works selected are linked to critical essays produced by undergraduate students who are enrolled in Prof. Green's courses on Latin American history. This site will serve as a free-access visual and research tool for students and scholars alike.

Finding Primary Sources on Library Catalog

  • Go to Advanced Search in the online catalog
  • enter the keyword sources or personal narratives or diaries
  • enter terms related to your topic
  • Find Subject Headings in the "details" of relevant books related to your topic that include words such as "sources, "personal narratives," "pictorial," or "diaries". Click on those headings for more books on that topic.