Genealogy: Reference


C-H

Calendars

  • Parise, Frank (Ed.). The Book of Calendars. 1982.
    D 11.5 .B67 1982 Ref.

Census (U.S.)

  • DeBow, J. D. B. Statistical View of the United States...Being a Compendium of the Seventh Census. 1970.
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  • Lunt, Edward Clark. Key to the Publications of the United States Census, 1790-1887. 1976.
    Z 7165 .U5 L85 1976 Ref.

Chronologies, Decades, & Timelines

  • American Decades. 1994.
    E 169.12 .A419 1994 Ref.
  • Grun, Bernard. The Timetables of History: A Horizontal Linkage of People and Events. 1991.
    D 11. G78 1991 Ref. (Reference Desk)
  • Leonard, Thomas M. Day by Day: The Forties. 1977.
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Historical Dress

General

  • Braun, Louis, Diez, W. Frohlich, Ernst, Gehrts, J., et al. Zur Geschichte der Costume: 125 Bogen, Enthaltend 500 Kostumbilder aus Verschiedenen Jahrhunderten nach Zeichnungen. n.d.
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  • Bruhn, Wolfgang & Tilke, Max. A Pictorial History of Costume. 1955.
    GT 513 B763 Ref.
  • Davenport, Millia. The Book of Costume. 1948.
    GT 513 D38 Ref.
  • Lester, Katherine Morris & Oerke, Bess Viola. Accessories of Dress. 1940.
    GT 2050 L4 Ref.
  • Racinet, Albert. The Historical Encyclopedia of Costumes. 1988.
    GT 510 .R3313 1988 Ref.
  • Wilcox, R. Turner. The Dictionary of Costume. 1969.
    GT 507 W5 Ref.

American

  • McClellan, Elisabeth. History of American Costume, 1607-1870. 1937.
    GT 607 M22 Ref.
  • Wilcox, R. Turner. Five Centuries of American Costume. 1963.
    GT 605 W5 Ref.

English

  • Cunnington, C. Willett. English Women's Clothing in the Nineteenth Century. 1937.
    GT 737 .C8 Ref.
  • Cunnington, C. Willett. English Women's Clothing in the Present Century. 1952.
    GT 738 .C8 Ref.
  • Cunnington, C. Willett, Cunnington, Phillis, & Beard, Charles. A Dictionary of English Costume. 1976.
    GT 730 .C86 1976 Ref.
  • Mansfield, Alan & Cunnington, Phillis. Handbook of English Costume in the Twentieth Century, 1900-1950. 1973.
    GT 738 M36 1973 Ref.
  • Yarwood, Doreen. English Costume from the Second Century B.C. to 1950. 1952.
    GT 730 Y3 Ref.

French

  • Leloir, Maurice. Dictionnaire du Costume et de Ses Accessoires, des Armes et des Etoffes, des Origines a nos Jours. 1951.
    GT 507 L4 Ref.
  • Piton, Camille. Le Costume Civil en France de XIIIe au XIXe Siecle. 1926.
    GT 850 P4x Ref.

Crime

  • Benamati, Dennis C., Schultze, Phyllis A., Bouloukos, Adam C. & Newman, Graeme R. Criminal Justice Information: How to Find It, How to Use It. 1998.
    HV 7419.5 .C75 1998 Ref.
  • Crawford, William. Report on the Penitentiaries of the United States. 1969 (reproduced from the 1835 ed.).
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  • DeSola, Ralph. Crime Dictionary. 1982.
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  • Lentz, Harris M., III. Assassinations and Executions: An Encyclopedia of Political Violence, 1865-1986. 1988.
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  • Nelson, Bonnie R. Criminal Justice Research in Libraries and on the Internet. 1997.
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  • Rafter, Nicole Hahn & Stanley, Debra L. Prisons in America: A Reference Handbook. 1999.
    HV 9471 .R36 1999 Ref.

Customs

  • Walsh, William S. Curiosities of Popular Customs and of Rites, Ceremonies, Observances, and Miscellaneous Antiquities. 1897.
    GT 31 W2 Ref.

Diaries

  • Matthews, William (Comp.). American Diaries: An Annotated Bibliography of American Diaries Written Prior to the Year 1861. 1959.
    Z 5305 U5 M3 1959 Ref.
  • Matthews, William (Comp.). American Diaries in Manuscript, 1580-1954: A Descriptive Bibliography. 1974.
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Dictionaries & Glossaries

  • Adams, Ramon F. Western Words: A Dictionary of the American West. 1968.
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  • Cassidy, Frederic G. (Ed.). Dictionary of American Regional English. 1985.
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  • Granville, Wilfred. A Dictionary of Sailors' Slang. 1962.
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  • Skeat, Walter W. & Mayhew, A. L. A Glossary of Tudor and Stuart Words, Especially from the Dramatists. 1968.
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  • Smith, Cornelius C., Jr. A Southwestern Vocabulary: The Words They Used. 1984.
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  • Watts, Peter. A Dictionary of the Old West 1850-1900. 1977.
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Directories

  • Klein, Bernard (Ed.). Guide to American Directories: A Guide to the Major Directories of the United States. Covering All Industrial, Professional, and Mercantile Categories. 1975.
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  • Spear, Dorothea S. Bibliography of American Directories Through 1860. 1961.
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Economics

  • Derks, Scott (Ed.). The Value of a Dollar: Prices and Incomes in the United States, 1860-1999. 1999.
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  • Friedberg, Robert. Paper Money of the United States: A Complete Illustrated Guide with Valuations. 1953.
    HG 591 F7 Ref.
  • Glasner, David (Ed.). Business Cycles and Depressions: An Encyclopedia. 1997.
    HB 3711 .B936 1997 Ref.
  • Hutchinson, William K. American Economic History: A Guide to Information Sources. 1980.
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  • McCloskey, Donald N. & Hersh, George K., Jr. A Bibliography of Historical Economics to 1980. 1991.
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  • Porter, Glenn (Ed.). Encyclopedia of American Economic History: Studies of the Principal Movements and Ideas. 1980.
    HC 103 .E52 Ref.
  • Postan, M. M. (Ed.). The Cambridge Economic History of Europe. 1966.
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  • Prather, Dewitt G. United States National Bank Notes and Their Seals. 1986.
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  • Taylor, George Rogers (Comp.). American Economic History Before 1860. 1969.
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  • Williams, Judith Blow. A Guide to the Printed Materials for English Social and Economic History, 1750-1850. 1966.
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Education

  • American Council of Learned Societies. Directory of American Scholars: A Biographical Directory. 1957-1982.
    LA 2311 C32 Ref.
  • Conrad, James H. (Comp.). Texas Educational History: A Bibliography. 1979.
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  • Cordasco, Francesco & Brickman, William W. A Bibliography of American Educational History: An Annotated and Classified Guide. 1975.
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  • Herbst, Jurgen (Comp.). The History of American Education. 1973.
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  • Leaders in Education: Biographical Directory. 1941, 1971, 1974.
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  • Monroe, Walter S. & Shores, Louis. Bibliographies and Summaries in Education to July 1935. 1936.
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  • Monroe, Will S. Bibliography of Education. 1897 (republished 1968).
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  • Ohles, John F. Biographical Dictionary of American Educators. 1978.
    LA 2311 B54 Ref.
  • Park, Joe (Ed.). The Rise of American Education: An Annotated Bibliography. 1965.
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  • Who's Who in American Education. 1928-1963/64.
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Folklore

  • Baughman, Ernest W. Type and Motif-Index of the Folktales of England and North America. 1966.
    GR 67 B3 Ref.
  • Bratcher, James T. Analytical Index to Publications of the Texas Folklore Society, Volumes 1-36. 1973.
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  • Brown, Mary Ellen & Rosenberg, Bruce A. Encyclopedia of Folklore and Literature. 1998.
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  • Brunvand, Jan Harold. (Ed.) American Folklore: An Encyclopedia. 1996.
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  • Dundes, Alan (Comp.). Folklore Theses and Dissertations in the United States. 1976.
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  • Flanagan, Cathleen C. & Flanagan, John T. American Folklore: A Bibliography, 1950-1974. 1977.
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  • Haywood, Charles. A Bibliography of North American Folklore and Folksong. 1951, 1961.
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  • Stith, Thompson. Motif-Index of Folk-Literature. 1966
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  • Tully, Marjorie F. & Rael, Juan B. An Annotated Bibliography of Spanish Folklore in New Mexico and Southern Colorado. 1950.
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Geography

General

  • Brewer, J. Gordon. The Literature of Geography. 1978.
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  • Cohen, Saul B. (Ed.). The Columbia Gazetteer of the World. 1998.
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  • Monmonier, Mark & Schnell, George A. Map Appreciation. 1988.
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  • Muir, Ramsay & Philip, George. Putnam's Historical Atlas, Mediaeval and Modern. 1927.
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  • Room, Adrian (Comp.). Place-Name Changes Since 1900: A World Gazetteer. 1979.
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  • Shepherd, William R. Historical Atlas. 1964 (9th ed.).
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  • Skinner, Malcolm, Redfere, David, & Farmer, Geoff. Dictionary of Geography. 1999.
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  • Webster's New Geographical Dictionary. 1984.
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Africa

  • Fage, J. D. An Atlas of African History. 1958 (reprinted 1968).
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Europe

  • Robertson, C. Grand & Bartholomew, J. G. An Historical Atlas of Modern Europe from 1789 to 1922. 1924.
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  • Wallis, Helen. (Ed.). Historians' Guide to Early British Maps: A Guide to the Location of Pre-1900 Maps of the British Isles Preserved in the United Kingdom and Ireland. 1994.
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North America

  • Andreas, Alfred T. A. T. Andreas' Illustrated Historical Atlas of the State of Iowa, 1875. 1875 (reprinted 1970).
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  • Clay, James W., Orr, Douglas M., Jr., & Stuart, Alfred W. (Eds.). North Carolina Atlas: Portrait of a Changing Southern State. 1975.
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  • Day, James M. (Comp.). Maps of Texas, 1527-1900: The Map Collection of the Texas State Archives. 1964.
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  • Gannett, Henry. American Names: A Guide to the Origin of Place Names in the United States. 1947.
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  • Harder, Kelsie B. (Ed.). Illustrated Dictionary of Place Names, United States and Canada. 1976.
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  • Morris, John W. & McReynolds, Edwin C. Historical Atlas of Oklahoma. 1965.
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  • Paullin, Charles O. Atlas of the Historical Geography of the United States. 1932.
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  • Rooney, John F., Jr., Zelinsky, Wilbur, & Louder, Dean R. (Eds.). This Remarkable Continent: An Atlas of United States and Canadian Society and Cultures. 1982.
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  • Sealock, Richard B. & Seely, Pauline A. Bibliography of Place Name Literature United States, Canada, Alaska and Newfoundland. 1948, 1967.
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  • Stewart, George R. American Place-Names: A Concise and Selective Dictionary for the Continental United States of America. 1970.
    E 155 S79 Ref.
  • Walker, Henry P. & Bufkin, Don. Historical Atlas of Arizona. 1979.
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Heraldry

  • Allcock, Hubert. Heraldic Design: Its Origins, Ancient Forms and Modern Usage. 1962.
    CR 27 A5 Ref.
  • Fox-Davies, Arthur Charles. The Art of Heraldry: An Encyclopaedia of Armory. 1968.
    CR 21 .F7 1968 Ref.
  • Neubecker, Ottfried. Heraldry: Sources, Symbols and Meaning. 1976.
    CR 21 N48 Ref.
  • Scott-Giles, C.W. Boutell's Heraldry. 1954.
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History

General

  • Appleby, John T. (Comp.). List of Doctoral Dissertations in History in Progress in the United States, May 1967-May 1970. 1970.
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  • Bliss, William D. P. & Binder, Rudolph M. The New Encyclopedia of Social Reform. 1910 (reprinted 1970).
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  • Israel, Fred L. (Ed.). Major Peace Treaties of Modern History, 1648-1967. 1967.
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  • Kuehl, Warren F. Dissertations in History: An Index to Dissertations Completed in History Departments of United States and Canadian Universities, 1873-1960.
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  • Norton, Mary Beth (Ed.). The American Historical Association's Guide to Historical Literature. 1995.
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  • Rundell, Walter, Jr. (Comp. & Ed.). List of Doctoral Dissertations in History in Progress or Completed at Colleges and Universities in the United States Since 1961. 1964.
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  • Silvey, H. M. (Ed.). Master's Directories. 1993-1997.
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  • Silvey, H. M. (Ed.). Master's Theses in the Arts and Social Sciences. 1976-1992.
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  • Zangrando, Robert L., Vivian, Jean Butenhoff & Appleby, John T. (Comps. & Eds.). List of Doctoral Dissertations in History in Progress or Completed at Colleges and Universities in the United States Since 1964. 1967.
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Africa

  • Clark, J. Desmond (Ed.). The Cambridge History of Africa. 1982-1984.
    DT 20 .C28 Ref. (8 vols.)
  • Ki-Zerbo, J. (Ed.). General History of Africa. 1981-1993.
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  • McIlwaine, John. Africa: A Guide to Reference Material. 1993.
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  • Asamani, J. O. Index Africanus. 1975-.
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Asia

  • Hay, Stephen N. & Case, Margaret H. (Eds.). Southeast Asian History: A Bibliographic Guide. 1962.
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  • Howard, Richard C. Bibliography of Asian Studies. 1969-.
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  • Skinner, G. William (Ed.). Modern Chinese Society: An Analytical Bibliography: Publications in Western Languages, 1644-1972. 1973.
    Z 3106 S57 Ref.

Europe

  • Henige, David P. Colonial Governors from the Fifteenth Century to the Present. 1970.
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Britain

  • Altholz, Josef L. Victorian England, 1837-1901. 1970.
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  • Altschul, Michael. Anglo-Norman England, 1066-1154. 1969.
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  • Bell, S. Peter. Dissertations on British History, 1815-1914: An Index to British and American Theses. 1974.
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  • Brown, Lucy M. & Christie, Ian R. (Eds.). Bibliography of British History, 1789-1851. 1977.
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  • Douglas, David C. (Gen. Ed.). English Historical Documents. 1955-1977.
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  • Butler, David & Freeman, Jennie. British Political Facts, 1900-1968. 1969.
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  • Davies, Godfrey (Ed. of 1st Ed.) & Keeler, Mary Frear (Ed. of 2nd Ed.). Bibliography of British History: Stuart Period, 1603-1714. 1967.
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  • Graves, Edgar B. (Ed.). A Bibliography of English History to 1485. 1975.
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  • Grose, Clyde Leclare. A Select Bibliography of British History 1660-1760. 1967.
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  • Hanham, H. J. (Comp. & Ed.). Bibliography of British History, 1851-1914. 1976.
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  • Havighurst, Alfred F. Modern England, 1901-1970. 1976.
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  • Higham, Robin (Ed.). A Guide to the Sources of British Military History. 1971.
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  • Levine, Mortimer. Tudor England, 1485-1603. 1967.
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  • Read, Conyers (Ed.). Bibliography of British History: Tudor Period, 1485-1603. 1959.
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  • Royal Historical Society. Writings on British History, 1901-1933. 1968.
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  • Sachse, William L. Restoration England, 1660-1689. 1971.
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  • Sawyer, P. H. Anglo-Saxon Charters: An Annotated List and Bibliography. 1968.
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  • Wilding, Norman W. & Laundy, Philip. An Encyclopaedia of Parliament. 1971.
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Latin America

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  • Veliz, Claudio (Ed.). Latin America and the Caribbean: A Handbook. 1968.
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  • Werner, Michael S. Encyclopedia of Mexico: History, Society & Culture. 1997.
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North America

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  • Bemis, Samuel Flagg & Griffin, Grace Gardner. Guide to the Diplomatic History of the United States, 1775-1921. 1935.
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  • Buhle, Mari Jo, Buhle, Paul, & Georgakas, Dan. Encyclopedia of the American Left. 1998.
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  • Burns, Richard Dean (Ed.). Guide to American Foreign Relations Since 1700. 1983.
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  • Chavez, Fray Angelico. Origins of New Mexico Families in the Spanish Colonial Period; In Two Parts: The Seventeenth (1598-1693) and the Eighteenth (1693-1821) Centuries. 1975.
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  • Fogarty, Robert S. Dictionary of American Communal and Utopian History. 1980.
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  • Gudde, Erwin G. California Gold Camps: A Geographical and Historical Dictionary of Camps, Towns, and Localities Where Gold was Found and Mined; Wayside Stations and Trading Centers. 1975.
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  • Hale, Richard W., Jr. (Ed.). Guide to Photocopied Historical Materials in the United States and Canada. 1961.
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  • Hart, James D. A Companion to California. 1978.
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  • Ireland, Norma Olin (Comp.). Index to America: Life and Customs--Eighteenth Century. 1978.
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  • Ireland, Norma Olin (Comp.). Index to America: Life and Customs--Seventeenth Century. 1976.
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  • Kouwenhoven, John A. Adventures of America 1857-1900: A Pictorial Record from Harper's Weekly. 1973.
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  • Jackson, Kenneth T. (Ed.). Atlas of American History. 1978 (rev. ed.).
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  • Kavenagh, W. Keith (Ed.). Foundations of Colonial America: A Documentary History. 1973.
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  • Recent Social Trends in the United States: Report of the President's Research Committee on Social Trends. 1933.
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  • Roller, David C. & Twyman, Robert W. (Eds.). The Encyclopedia of Southern History. 1979.
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  • Shumsky, Neil L. (Ed.). Encyclopedia of Urban America: The Cities and Suburbs. 1998.
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  • Shumsky, Neil L. & Crimmins, Timothy (Eds.). Urban America: A Historical Bibliography. 1983.
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  • Train, Arthur, Jr. The Story of Everyday Things. 1941.
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  • Writings on American History. Covers the years 1902-1989/90.
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