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Summer Bridge 2020: Asking - and Answering - Questions (Clipperton): Types of Sources

Examples of various types of sources: Focus on Chicago Mayoral Election 2019


Jamboard activity - timeline of sources


Popular, Media, Newspapers, News Magazines

Scholarly / Academic Sources

Government Information

Primary Sources

Reference Sources

  • Encyclopedia:
    • Einhorn, R.  2005.  Political culture. IN Reiff, J.L., Keating, A.D., Grossman, J.R. (2005).  The Electronic Encyclopedia of Chicago.  Chicago Historical Society.  Retrieved from
  • Biographical Sources:
    • Russell, T.  (2000, February). Washington, Harold (1922-1987), politician and mayor of Chicago. American National Biography. Retrieved 19 Aug. 2019, from