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Research Guides@Tufts

History 093: Family Histories and American Culture

For Prof. Kendra Field and her students.

How to Guides

Interviewing and Home Sources

Citing Your Sources

Modified QuickSheet - Elizabeth Shown Mills: (Mills, Elizabeth Shown. QuickSheet: Citing Online Historical Resources. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co. 2007.)

"Year United States Federal Census," database, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com : accessed Day Month Year), entry for Name, City, County, State.

1880 United States Federal Census," database, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com : accessed 10 January 2010), entry for Melichor Reik, Evart, Osceola, Michigan.

Bibliography form:

"1880 United States Federal Census." Database. Ancestry.com. http://www.ancestry.com : 2010.

Full Footnote:

1. "1880 United States Federal Census," database, Ancestry.com (Http://www.ancestry.com : accessed 10 January 2010), entry for Melichor Reik, Evart, Osceola County, Michigan.

Short or subsequent note:

11. "1880 U.S. Federal Census," Ancestry.com database entry for Melichor Reik, Evart, Osceola Co., Michigan.

Accessing the Historical U.S. and World Resources Online (Ancestry.com)

One of the many collections in Ancestry.com is the U.S. Census of Population (manuscript version with peoples' names).  It has been digitized and is available via Ancestry.com/Ancestry Library Edition.

Useful Tools

Reference Sources

Immigration to the United States

Lots of resources are also in Ancestry.com

Using the Census

African-American Resources

Help with Research

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Connie Reik
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Connie.Reik@tufts.edu
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