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Offering an overview of finding and using Primary Sources.

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    Sources: Music, General

    Blues Collections

    "'The blues' is a secular African-American musical genre that has had broad influence in popular music. Blues songs deal with a variety of topics and emotions, though it is often mistakenly thought that they deal almost exclusively with sorrow and protest" (LOC, "Blues.")

    Folk & Gospel Collections

    Hip Hop Collections

    Jazz Collections