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United States History: Home

This guide is an introduction for history researchers. It contains useful links to books, databases and websites.

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Friday                    9 am - 6:45 pm

Saturday              10 am - 5:45 pm

Sunday                12 pm - 7:45 pm

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Sample History

Gettysburg, Battle of, Gettysburg, Pa, 1863

Vietnam War, 1961-1975--Sources

United Statres--History--War of 1812

Monroe Doctrine

Johnson, Lyndon B. (Lyndon Baines)--1908-1973

Presidents--United States--Biography

Franklin, Benjamin, 1706-1790


The Landing of the Pilgrims on Plymouth Rock 1620

 The Landing of the Pilgrims on Plymouth Rock (1620)

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What this Guide Does for You 

   Use this Guide for background readings and research on people, events and topics in American History. 

   Included are books, databases, journals, websites, primary sources, and organizations.

   Links for various citation styles and citation generators are also here.

   Don't forget...Helpful information for students can also be found on the home page of Lehman's History Dept.









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