Using Historical Diplomatic Documentation in the 21st Century
Tuesday, October 29, 2013 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Using Historical Diplomatic Documentation in the 21st Century: a workshop from the Office of the Historian, U.S. Department of State
Description: This workshop will demonstrate how to utilize the Foreign Relations of the United States official documentary history series to conduct research on the history of U.S. foreign relations, including “non-traditional” topics such as decolonization and post-colonial history.
Staff from the Office of the Historian at the U.S. Department of State will demonstrate potential uses of resources available at http://history.state.gov, provide an overview of researching online records from the National Archives, and offer advice on research strategies.