In order to provide a solid understanding of the rhetorical object that you are analyzing, you'll need to consult reference sources for background information. The resources listed here will get you started regardless of your topic. For further assistance, ask a reference librarian.
Search the FLO Library Catalog to find books and media materials related to your rhetorical object.
Subject heading examples:
Vital Speeches of the Day is the most complete magazine including the text of speeches; coverage is from October 8, 1934 to present.
In groups, look at your artifact and be ready to discuss the following questions: