Genealogy: Reference


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Immigration & Ethnic Groups

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  • Buenker, John D. & Burckel, Nicholas C. Immigration and Ethnicity: A Guide to Information Sources. 1977.
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  • Hoglund, A. William. Immigrants and Their Children in the United States: A Bibliography of Doctoral Dissertations. 1986.
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  • Levinson, David & Ember, Melvin. (Eds.). American Immigrant cultures: Builders of a Nation. 1997.
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Labor

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  • Fink, Gary M. (Ed.). Labor Unions. 1977.
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  • McBrearty, James C. American Labor History and Comparative Labor Movements: A Selected Bibliography. 1973.
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Law

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  • The Code of Virginia. Second Edition, Including Legislation to the Year 1860. 1860 (reprinted 1970).
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  • Elias, Stephen & Levinkind, Susan. Legal Research: How to Find and Understand the Law. 1995.
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  • Friend, William L. Anglo-American Legal Bibliographies: An Annotated Guide. 1996.
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  • Garner, Bryan A. Black's Law Dictionary. 1999.
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  • Hening, William Waller. The Statutes at Large; Being a Collection of All the Laws of Virginia, from the First Session of the Legislature, in the Year 1619 (Henings Statutes, 1619-1792). 1823 (facsimile reprint 1969).
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  • Miller, Oscar J. & Schwartz, Mortimer D. (Comps.). Recommended Publications for Legal Research 1995. 1996.
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  • Newman, Roger K. (Ed.). The Constitution and Its Amendments. 1999.
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  • Texas Decisions Reported in the South Western Reporter. 1928-.
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  • Texas Decisions Reported in the South Western Reporter Second Series. 1928-.
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  • The Southwestern Reporter (Containing All the Current Decisions of the Supreme Courts of Missouri, Arkansas, and Tennessee, Court of Appeals of Kentucky, and Supreme Court and Court of Appeals (Criminal Cases) of Texas. 1887-.
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  • Texas Digest Covering Cases from State and Federal Courts, 1840 to Date. 1961-.
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  • Vile, John R. Encyclopedia of Constitutional Amendments, Proposed Amendments, and Amending Issues, 1789-1995. 1996.
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  • West's Texas Digest 2d.
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Literature

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  • Dictionary of Literary Biography (DLB)
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  • Kunitz, Stanley. American Authors, 1600-1900. 1938.
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  • Kunitz, Stanley. Twentieth Century Authors: A Biographical Dictionary of Modern Literature. 1942, 1955.
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  • Watkins, John, Shoberl, Frederic, & Upcott, William. A Biographical Dictionary of the Living Authors of Great Britain and Ireland. 1966.
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  • Who Was Who Among North American Authors, 1921-1939. 1976.
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  • Who's Who Among North American Authors, 1921-1939. 1927/28-1936/39.
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  • Who's Who in Literature. 1932-1934.
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Local History

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Maritime

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  • Kemp, Peter (Ed.). The Oxford Companion to Ships & the Sea. 1976.
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  • Layton, C. W. T. Dictionary of Nautical Words and Terms. 1955.
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  • Lloyd, Christopher. Atlas of Maritime History. 1975.
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  • Noel, John V. The VNR Dictionary of Ships & the Sea. 1981.
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Medicine

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  • Bullough, Bonnie, Bullough, Vern L., & Elcano, Barrett. Nursing: A Historical Bibliography. 1981.
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  • Clark, Mary Virginia (Comp.). Medical Reference Works, 1679-1966: A Selected Bibliography, Supplement I.
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  • Dictionary of American Medical Biography. 1984.
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  • Dictionary of American Nursing Biography. 1988.
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  • McGrew, Roderick E. & McGrew, Margaret P. Encyclopedia of Medical History. 1985.
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  • Norman, Jeremy M. (Ed.). Morton's Medical Bibliography: An Annotated Check-list of Texts Illustrating the History of Medicine (Garrison and Morton). 1991.
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  • Stedman's Medical Dictionary. 1995.
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  • Walton, John, Beeson, Paul B., & Scott, Ronald Bodley (Eds.). The Oxford Companion to Medicine. 1986.
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Military

General

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  • Banks, Arthur. A World Atlas of Military History, 1861-1945. 1978.
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  • Esposito, Vincent J. (Ed.). The West Point Atlas of American Wars. 1959.
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  • Heitman, Francis B. Historical Register and Dictionary of the United States Army, From its Organization, September 29, 1789, to March 2, 1903. 1903.
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  • Marley, David F. Wars of the Americas: A Chronology of Armed Conflict in the New World, 1492 to the Present. 1998.
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  • Quick, John. Dictionary of Weapons and Military Terms. 1973.
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  • Smith, Myron J., Jr. American Warplanes 1908-1988: A Bibliography 1991.
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  • Todd, Frederick P. Soldiers of the American Army 1775-1954. 1954.
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American Revolution

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Civil War

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  • Heidler, David S. & Heidler, Jeanne T. (Eds.). Encyclopedia of the American Civil War. 2000.
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  • Smith, David R. The Monitor & the Merrimac: A Bibliography. 1968.
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  • Virginia State Convention of 1861. Biographical Register of Members Virginia State Convention of 1861, First Session. 1861.
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  • Wakelyn, Jon L. Biographical Dictionary of the Confederacy. 1977.
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World War I

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World War II

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  • Griess, Thomas E. (Ed.). Atlas of the Second World War: Europe and the Mediterranean. 1985.
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  • Snyder, Louis L. Louis L. Snyder's Historical Guide to World War II. 1982.
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Korean War

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Music

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  • Heintze, James R. Early American Music: A Research and Information Guide. 1990.
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  • Johnson, H. Earle. First Performances in America to 1900: Works with Orchestra. 1979.
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  • Krummer, D. W., Geil, Jean, Dyen, Doris J., & Root, Deane L. Resources of American Music History: A Directory of Source Materials from Colonial Times to World War II. 1981.
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  • Sadie, Stanley (Ed.). The New Grove Dictionary of Musical Instruments. 1984.
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Names

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  • Benson, Morton. Dictionary of Russian Personal Names with a Guide to Stress and Morphology. 1967.
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  • Kaganoff, Benzion C. A Dictionary of Jewish Names and Their History. 1977.
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  • Kolatch, Alfred J. Complete Dictionary of English and Hebrew First Names. 1984.
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  • Smith, Elsdon C. New Dictionary of American Family Names. 1973.
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  • The Surnames of Ireland. 1969.
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  • Woods, Richard D. Hispanic First Names: A Comprehensive Dictionary of 250 Years of Mexican-American Usage. 1984.
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Natural History

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Newspapers, Magazines, & Journals

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  • Bennett, Scott, Dixon, Diana, Hiller, Mary Ruth, Madden, Lionel, et al. Victorian Periodicals: A Guide to Research. 1978.
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  • Boehm, Eric H. & Adolphus, Lalit (Eds.). Historical Periodicals: An Annotated World List of Historical and Related Serial Publications. 1961.
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  • Brigham, Clarence S. History and Bibliography of American Newspapers, 1690-1820. 1947, 1975.
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  • Charno, Steven M. Latin American Newspapers in United States Libraries: A Union List. 1969.
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  • Daniel, Walter C. Black Journals of the United States. 1982.
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  • Devers, Charlotte M., Katz, Doris B., & Regan, Mary Margaret (Eds.). Guide to Special Issues and Indexes of Periodicals 1976.
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  • Edgar, Neal L. A History and Bibliography of American Magazines 1810-1820. 1975.
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  • Gregory, Winifred. American Newspapers 1821-1936: A Union List of Files Available in the United States and Canada. 1937.
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  • Hansen, Sandra J. New Mexico Newspapers: A Comprehensive Guide to Bibliographical Entries and Locations. 1975.
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  • Lathem, Edward Connery. Chronological Tables of American Newspapers, 1690-1820. 1972.
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  • Library of Congress. Newspapers in Microform: Foreign Countries, 1948-1983. 1948/83.
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  • Library of Congress. Newspapers in Microform: United States, 1948-1983. 1948/83.
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  • Milner, Anita Cheek. Newspaper Indexes: A Location and Subject Guide for Researchers
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  • N. W. Ayer & Son's American Newspaper Annual and Directory: A Catalog of American Newspapers. 1926, 1951, 1968.
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  • Ulrich, Carolyn F. Periodicals Directory 1935: A Classified Guide to A Selected List of Current Periodicals, Foreign and Domestic. 1935.
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  • Xerox University Microfilms. Two Centuries of British Periodicals: A Guide to the Microfilm Collection. 1974.
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