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  • History Day Project Samples
    From the Harry S. Truman Library in Missouri. Take a look at other students' work and get an idea what a winning project looks like
  • History Day FAQ - Primary Sources
    Find out what makes a primary source and why. Get answers to other questions about History Day. From the Pennsylvania chapter of National History Day
  • National History Day and Archives
    A special toolkit from the Society of American Archivists helps you look at how to visit and use archives all over to enhance your History Day project.
  • Taking a Stand in History
    This year’s theme is Taking a Stand in History. The intentional selection of the theme for NHD is to provide an opportunity for students to push past the antiquated view of history as mere facts and dates and drill down into historical content to develop perspective and understanding.

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