The African American role in the Revolutionary War (Black Patriots and Black loyalists)

You are required to use 2 primary sources and 2 secondary sources.

Primary Sources: firsthand accounts of an event or documents written during the period in which the event occurred. • 4 sources must be used: books, news papers, articles

• Random internet websites are not acceptable (This includes History.com, etc.). All sources must be scholarly

• The papers must be at least 4-5 pages long

• typed, and double-spaced

• foot notes/end noes must be included

• title page with student’s name, date and title of the essay

• Bibliographies must also be included

• MLA format

• The paper must be written using basic principles of grammar

• Points will be taken off for excessive misspelling and for grammatical errors (such as run-on or incomplete sentences, etc.)