History 1301 Paper

irecton1301

Primary and S

econdary Source Assignment

In order to complete this assignment you must read the following:

1)

J.H. Hammond’s Instructions to His Overseer

2)

Lizzie Williams Looks Back on the Days of Slavery

3)

Eugene D. Genovese,

Paternalism and Class Relations in the Old South

When you have finished your reading, please

answer the following questions in paragraph form. The answer

to each question should be written separately (not as a unified paper) and

THE ANSWER TO EACH QUESTION

MUST BE A MINIMUM OF 1 FULL PAGE TYPED WITH A 12pt TIMES NEW ROMAN FONT

OR 11pt CALIBRI

FONT

DOUBLE SPACED USING STANDARD MARGINS.

DO NOT

write as a unified paper, but submit the assignment as a single document. Each question should start

on a new page. Y

ou will not be allowed in class if this assignment is not completed.

1.

Briefly describe the contents of

a.

J. H. Hammond’s Instructions to His Overseer

b.

Lizzie Williams Looks Back on the Days of Slavery

2.

Using the secondary source

Paternalism and Class Relatio

ns in the Old South

and your textbook, briefly

explain the background in which the primary sources were written.

3.

Pretend that you are a foreign traveler in the American South in the mid

1800s. You have visited

several plantations and farms and spoken t

o landowners, overseers, and slaves. Write a letter to one

of your relatives back home and describe what life is like in the South of the United States. Remember

that in order to do this, you must include information from the three sources and your textb

ook. Mak

e

sure that all your information is historically accurate!

YOU NEED TO SUBMIT THIS ASSIGNMENT INTO THE APPROPRIATE

DROPBOX BEFORE

THE

DAY

AND TIME

THAT IT’S DUE.

YOUR ASSIGNMENT NEEDS TO HAVE A SIMILARITY RATING OF 15% OR LOWER. IF IT IS OVER

15%

AND IT IS NOT DUE TO QUOTATIONS FROM THE READINGS OR TEXTBOOK, I WILL NOT

GRADE IT

Place this order or similar order and get an amazing discount. USE Discount “GET12” for 12%