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ILRLE 3450 Race and the American Labor Market in Historical Perspective: Genealogy Resources

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The resources below are a selection from the Cornell University Library's guide to Genealogy: Finding Your Ancestors Online. Check out the full guide for even more resources!

Places to start

Historical Geospatial Research

Land Ownership Maps

These maps of counties and towns from the mid-nineteenth to early twentieth-century show who actually owned property. Now available online through Ancestry.

Deeds, Patents, and Land Records

Focused resources

Ethnic Resources

Selected Immigration Sites

Additional Suggestions

Societies and Organizations 

Selected Books and guides to Genealogical Research