The tabs under the Instructions tab above will guide you through your section’s Omeka site and help you analyze your chosen historical source.

Begin with Introductory Essay for Students, which provides necessary background about race in Colonial Latin America.

Interpreting Your Source describes our research questions and what to look for as you are reading and re-reading your source.

General Instructions explains the expectations for your contributions to our shared research project with step-by-step instructions.

Technical Instructions provides detailed instructions on how to navigate the Omeka site and how to edit and add to our map and timeline.

Essay Format describes our aims for the content and style of your contributions to Empire’s Progeny.

A Brief Note on Vocabulary defines a few key terms in order to ensure that we clearly comprehend each other.