How to answer Source-Based Questions

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How useful is this source to a historian writing about ……..

This is a utility question. How useful must be answered using the following guidelines.

1.Provenance i.e. what is it’s place of origin? Or more simply think of the timing of the source, e.g. a year of election

2.Purpose – why was it created,


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