Historical documents are original documents that contain important historical information about a person, place or event and can thus serve as primary sources as important ingredients of the historical methodology.
- Declaration of Independence, Argentine - The document that declared Argentina's independence from Spain
- Declaration of Independence, United States - The document that formed the United States of America
- Magna Carta - Charter signed in 1215 by King John of England guaranteeing certain basic rights
- Petition of Right - English document addressed to Charles I in 1628, concerning "Rights and Liberties of the Subjects"
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