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African American Biographical Database

*You may experience intermittent access* Learn about African American lives from 1790 to 1950.
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African-American History

Explore 500 years of the African American experience.
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America's GenealogyBank

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America's Obituaries & Death Notices

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American Ancestors

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American Civil War Research Database

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American Civil War: Letters and Diaries

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American Indian Correspondence

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Archive Finder

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Biography and Genealogy Master Index

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British and Irish Women's Letters and Diaries

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British Library Newspapers

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Civil War in Words and Deeds

Read first-person accounts of army life, 1861 to 1865.
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Confederate Newspapers

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Digital Sanborn Maps

Search U.S. fire insurance maps from 1867 to 1970.
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Genealogy Connect

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Gerritsen Collection of Aletta H. Jacobs

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HeritageQuest Online

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Historic Map Works Library Edition

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Historical Newspapers

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Irish Newspaper Archives

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Kansas City Star

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MyHeritage Library Edition

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Newspapers.com Library Edition

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Nineteenth Century U.S. Newspapers

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North American Immigrant Letters, Diaries and Oral Histories

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North American Women's Letters and Diaries, Colonial to 1950

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ShipIndex.org

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