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Primary Sources: US History

Explanation of primary sources with lists of resources for locating them in Woodward Library

Watch Veteran Interviews

Forrest Gore

Clip from video interview with World War II Veteran Forrest Gore. (Download Video)

Veterans Oral History Project
Download this item and watch many other video interviews in the APSU Veterans' Oral History Project.

Off Campus Access

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If you have problems accessing resources from off campus, please call the Library’s Access Services Desk at 931-221-7978 or Ask a Librarian

Primary Sources in the Library Collection

US History Primary Source Resources (subscribed by APSU)

US History Primary Source Resources (free to all)

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101st Airborne Division Vietnam Homecoming

101st Airborne Division Vietnam Homecoming

April 6, 1972, the 101st Airborne Division (Airmobile) was officially welcomed back to its home station in ceremonies attended by Vice President Spiro T. Agnew, Army Chief of Staff William C. Westmorland and a 14, 000 turnout of local citizens. General Thomas Tarpley, Commanding General of the 101st is in the center.

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