What is the difference between a primary source and a secondary source? How can they help us understand historical events?
Use the following videos as sources to consider when determining if Columbus should be remembered as a hero or a villain.
Highlight evidence that supports your opinion after you’ve listened/read through them at least once.
Christopher Columbus’s Journal Entry, October 11, 1492
Christopher Columbus’s Journal Entry, October 11, 1492 (continued)
Joel Barlow, The Vision of Columbus 1787
Bartolome De Las Casas, A Short Account of the Destruction of the Indies, 1552
Warren Carroll, Honoring Christopher Columbus, 1992
Christopher Columbus, 1492
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