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History of Nineteenth-Century America

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Sample Subject Headings

Type
  • Form
  • Example
Person as Subject
  • Last name, First name
  • Roosevelt, Theodore 1831-1878
Period History
  • Place -- History -- time period, or
  • Place -- History (for broader periods)
  • United States History 20th Century
  • United States History 1865 1898
  • United States History 1865-1921
Themes
  • Theme -- Place -- History, or
  • Theme -- Place
  • Reconstruction U S History 1865 1877
  • Women United States History 20th century
  • United States Social life and customs 19th Century