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Source Docs

Source Docs contains three collections of source documents organized around a wide range of historical and contemporary topics:

  • Picture Sets consists of carefully selected sets of drawings, photographs and paintings related to numerous topics in history, social studies and science.

  • History Docs consists of carefully selected sets of primary and secondary sources, including photographs, articles, diaries, letters and textbook accounts, related to numerous topics in Canadian history.

  • Background Briefs consists of carefully selected sets of briefing sheets that provide contextual information to help students understand selected contemporary and historical issues.

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