8-24-07 history - History 1043 Chapter One lecture notes 1...

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History 1043 8/24/07 Chapter One lecture notes 1. History is not just a set of facts. Historians take facts and give them meanings. Historians are products of the times that they live in.(location) History is a dialog between past and present. Factors of baise include gender, race, and culture. 2. What is a primary document a. First hand, eye witness account. b. Can be a letter , doily, Declaration of Independence, ship manefesto c. Contemporary to the time period in which the event in question occurred. 3. What is a secondary document a. Second hand account based on primary sources b. Purpose written in thesisw c. Aka survey texts Chapter One 1. Humans arrived around 35,000 BCE in North America 2. Beringian period-end 14,000 BCE. Time period that hunters crossed bering land bridge between Siberia and Alaska following food. (Mammoths and Bison)Paleo_Indian Era- 14,000 BCE _10,000 BCE. Flaked stones into spears. Hunted plistosine animals (mammoths and great bison) and left behind
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