History of Plymouth Colony. APA Format. Need References and NOT PLAGIARIZED. Key Points:: Remember that you will be writing from the perspective of a historical person about another person or an event from a period of U.S. history up to Reconstruction. From your historical person’s perspective, provide a thorough summary of the person or event you’ve chosen to write about, including the incidents that took place and any key individuals involved or affected. Address the general importance of the person or event in the context of U.S. history. Now, explain specifically how the person or event changed “your” daily life—“you” being the historical persona you have adopted. Think long-term: How will the person or the event you are describing make a long-term impact in the lives of people who are in the under-represented group to which your historical person/perspective belongs? Paper Requirements: Your paper must be four, not including the required references and title pages. Use at least five sources, not including the textbook. Include a scholarly journal article. Include at least one primary source from those identified in the syllabus. Definition of a Primary Source: A primary source is any source, document or artifact that was created at the time of the event. It was usually created by someone who witnessed the event, lived during or even shortly afterwards, or somehow would have first-hand knowledge of that event. A secondary source, by contrast, is written by a historian or someone writing about the event after it happened. Have an introduction and strong thesis statement. Make use of support and examples supporting your thesis Finish with a forceful conclusion reiterating your main idea.