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Life and Death on Grosse Île, 1832-1937

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Handout 2.4a

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Name: _________________ Witness Group: _____________________

Research and Note-Taking Organizer

Below is a table to be used as a research aid. It lists important tasks and questions. Responses to the questions can be entered in the right-hand column.

Tasks and Questions Answers

1. What sources did you use?

2. Were the sources produced at the same time as the event? Why is this important?

3. Are the sources reliable? Why?


Summarize your research.


  • important facts and people;
  • viewpoints and attitudes of the time;
  • any other relevant points.

Who? What? Where? When? Why? How?

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