historical document

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Noun1.historical document - writing having historical value (as opposed to fiction or myth etc.)historical document - writing having historical value (as opposed to fiction or myth etc.)
account, chronicle, history, story - a record or narrative description of past events; "a history of France"; "he gave an inaccurate account of the plot to kill the president"; "the story of exposure to lead"
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It cannot be said that the Everhard Manuscript is an important historical document.
I only show it to you as an interesting historical document, containing the autographs of a few artists and poets.
The novel then shows how each historical document has impacted the lives of Mildred and Richard.
The purpose of this Invitation for Bid (IFB) is to solicit sealed bids from qualified sources to enter into a contract to provide student historical document scanning services for Albemarle County Public Schools (hereinafter referred to as the County , ACPS or Schools ).
As historical document tours go, this is a very big deal.
Richard Westwood-Brookes, an historical document expert with Shropshire-based auctioneer Mullock Madeley, said the buyer had read a news item about the sale on Teletext minutes before bidding began.
Part biography, part mystery, part historical document, the book detailing the exploits of Washington Post reporters Bob Woodward and Carl Bernstein became required reading for a whole generation of journalists, and put the phrase "investigative journalism" into the American consciousness.
McSorley, who is the executive director and director of programming at the Canadian Film Institute and Take One's associate editor, recounts in vivid detail the harrowing tale of the making of the film in 1931, its tragic conclusion, and the efforts by the National Archives to restore this unique and outstanding Canadian historical document.
Draft Interim Report of the Los Alamos Historical Document Retrieval and Assessment (LAHDRA) Project.
There are no gimmicks--just a car, a camera, and Strouth's storytelling panache to make American Fabulous a must-see historical document of gay life on the margins.
With painstaking research and outstanding skill scholars Pearl Bowser and Louise Spence have written an important historical document on the accomplishments of Oscar Micheaux.
The lesson focuses on each document and provides activities and questions of students to investigate the circumstances for each historical document.

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