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United States in 1860: Historical Overview

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This is a guide to selected sources of information related to the history of the United States in 1860, available through the URI Libraries.

For additional information on the history of a state, conduct a SUBJECT search in the catalog using the proper name of the state; STATE NAME -- HISTORY; or, such terms as UNITED STATES -- HISTORY -- 1783 to 1865.

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