Your Research Project should answer the questions listed below about your primary source[s]. You should answer the questions using paragraphs. You do not have to list the questions or enumerate your answers, but you can if you wish. However, in your writing you must be sure to answer every question. You are free to organize your report in a fashion which suits your project. However, your report information should be logically presented in a professional-looking style.
Your report must address the following questions
What aspects of the past would this source be most useful in illuminating?
Are there any limitations to the usefulness of this source?
What type of source is it? (map, letter, painting etc.)
When was it created?
Who (if known) created it?
Purpose of the Source
Why was this source created? What was its original purpose?
Who is the intended audience for this source?