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The American Libraries collection includes material contributed from across the United States. Institutions range from the Library of Congress to many local public libraries. As a whole, this collection of material brings holdings that cover many facets of American life and scholarship into the public domain. Significant portions of this collection have been generously sponsored by Microsoft, Yahoo!, The Sloan Foundation, and others.


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California Digital Library
by Rose-Innes, Arthur
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pt. 1. Graduated exercises in conversational Japanese.--pt. 2. Elementary grammar of the Japanese spoken language.--pt. 3. Vocabulary of common Japanese words with numerous examples & notes.--pt. 4. The Japanese text of Part 1 in large Japanese characters with kana alongside
Topics: Japanese language -- Composition and exercises, Japanese language -- Grammar, Japanese language
Media History Digital Library
texts
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Focus problems in original microfilm.
Topics: Motion Pictures, Film Industry Trade Magazine, Vaudeville, Theatre
Source: Microfilm
California Digital Library
texts
eye 55,863
favorite 17
comment 1
( 1 reviews )
Topics: English language -- Polyglot, Polyglot glossaries, phrase books, etc, Oriental languages --...
California Digital Library
by Ségur, Sophie, comtesse de, 1799-1874; Sterrett, Virginia Frances
texts
eye 54,813
favorite 211
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A wonderful book with 5 timeless French fairy tales magnificently illustrated with 8 beautiful and dramatic full page color and many black and white drawings by Virginia Frances Sterrett. "Done when she was only 19 years of age, this was Sterrett's (Chicago born) first book, and she is often referred to as the 'female Kay Nielsen'."
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Topic: Fairy tales
California Digital Library
by Findlay, James Alexander, 1880-
texts
eye 53,571
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Topic: Sermon on the Mount
California Digital Library
by Carey, George W. (George Washington), 1845-1924; Perry, Inez Eudora, b. 1871
texts
eye 52,446
favorite 44
comment 6
American Religions Collection
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Topics: Word of God (Theology), Bible and astrology, California -- Imprints
California Digital Library
by Philippines. Census Office; Villamor, Ignacio, 1863-1933; Buencamino, Felipe
texts
eye 51,411
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Topics: Philippines -- Census, 1918, Philippines -- Economic conditions 1918-
MIT Libraries
by Einstein, Albert, 1879-1955; Minkowski, H. (Hermann), 1864-1909; Saha, Meghnad, 1893-1956; Bose, Satyendranath, 1894-1974
texts
eye 44,850
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Topic: Relativity (Physics)
California Digital Library
texts
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Bibliography: v. 1, p. xlvii-liii
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Topic: Rajasthan (India) -- History
California Digital Library
texts
eye 43,356
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Topics: Serbo-Croatian language -- English, English language -- Serbo-Croatian
Topics: Georgia -- History Revolution, 1775-1783, United States -- History Revolution, 1775-1783 Registers
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Topics: Todd family, genealogy
Philadelphia Municipal Documents
texts
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At head of title: Keystone state notables : the Philadelphian and his city
Topic: Philadelphia (Pa.)
Book digitized by Google from the library of University of Wisconsin - Madison and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Topics: White family, Scott family, White, John Barber, 1847-1923
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=16dbAAAAMAAJ&oe=UTF-8
Cornell University Library
texts
eye 29,389
favorite 3
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The metadata below describe the original scanning. Follow the "All Files: HTTP" link in the "View the book" box to the left to find XML files that contain more metadata about the original images and the derived formats (OCR results, PDF etc.). See also the What is the directory structure for the texts? FAQ for information about file content and naming conventions.
Topics: Caste, Tribes
New York Public Library
by Harmon, A. C. (Artemas Canfield), b. 1873
texts
eye 29,315
favorite 10
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Topics: Harmon family, Harmon, John, ca. 1650-1742, Harmon, John, 1617-1661, Harmon, James, fl. 1665
Topic: Knights of Columbus.
California Digital Library
by Faust, Albert Bernhardt, 1870-1951; Brumbaugh, Gaius Marcus, b. 1862
texts
eye 28,340
favorite 9
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Vol. 1
Topics: Swiss -- United States, United States -- Genealogy
California Digital Library
by Hammond, Daryn
texts
eye 26,786
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Topics: Jones, Ernest, 1887-, Golf
The Library of Congress
by Woodson, W. H. (William H.), 1840-
texts
eye 26,073
favorite 3
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Allen County Public Library
texts
eye 25,779
favorite 13
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Topics: Campbell family, genealogy
Allen County Public Library
by Moon, William H
texts
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favorite 4
comment 1
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Topics: Moon family, genealogy
California Digital Library
texts
eye 23,288
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Bibliographical footnotes
Topics: Geography, Names, Indian, Names, Geographical -- United States
California Digital Library
texts
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"The publication of this Record...is the fulfilment of one of the three objects of the Solicitors' War Memorial Fund."
Topic: Lawyers
New York Public Library
by Quintilian
texts
eye 22,409
favorite 11
comment 0
California Digital Library
by Hedrick, E. R. (Earle Raymond), 1876-1943
texts
eye 21,466
favorite 0
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Topics: Logarithms, Trigonometry
The Library of Congress
by Turner, Joseph Kelly; Bridgers, John Luther, 1850- joint author
texts
eye 21,099
favorite 5
comment 0
California Digital Library
by Ransome, Arthur, 1884-1967
texts
eye 20,341
favorite 4
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California Digital Library
by Morton, Oren Frederic, 1857-1926
texts
eye 19,911
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pt. 1. General history.--pt. 2. Genealogic material
Topics: Rockbridge County (Va.) -- History, Rockbridge County (Va.) -- Genealogy
New York Public Library
texts
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Topics: Northampton County (Pa.) -- History, Northampton County (Pa.) -- Biography, Lehigh River Valley...
California Digital Library
by Yale University; Bishop, Lottie Genevieve
texts
eye 19,519
favorite 0
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Topic: Yale University
American Libraries
by Unwin, Arthur Harold
texts
eye 18,812
favorite 4
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Topic: Forests and forestry
Princeton Theological Seminary Library
by Hinke, William John, 1871-1947; Pennsylvania-German Society; Goshenhoppen Reformed charge
texts
eye 18,134
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"Autograph edition, 230 copies; no. 225"
Topic: Reformed Church in the United States
California Digital Library
by Paine, Thomas, 1737-1809
texts
eye 17,911
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Explanatory notice -- Introduction -- Common sense -- Appendix -- Epistle to Quakers
Topics: Society of Friends, Political science, Monarchy, United States -- Politics and government 1775-1783
Allen County Public Library
by Lee, Henry James, 1864-
texts
eye 17,066
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Topics: Stuart family, genealogy
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Topics: Los Angeles County (Calif.) -- History, Los Angeles County (Calif.) -- Biography, genealogy
New York Public Library
by Smith, Edward Conrad, 1891-
texts
eye 16,766
favorite 4
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Topic: Lewis Co. (W. Va.)
Allen County Public Library
texts
eye 16,270
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Topics: Park family, genealogy
Electronic reproduction
Topic: Sherman family
Cornell University Library
by Einstein, Albert, 1879-1955; Lawson, Robert W., tr
texts
eye 15,587
favorite 4
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The metadata below describe the original scanning. Follow the "All Files: HTTP" link in the "View the book" box to the left to find XML files that contain more metadata about the original images and the derived formats (OCR results, PDF etc.). See also the What is the directory structure for the texts? FAQ for information about file content and naming conventions.
Topic: Relativity (Physics)
California Digital Library
by Veblen, Andrew A. (Andrew Anderson), 1848-1932
texts
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Valdris. A sketch of the ancestral home of the Valdrises.--The bygdelag movement.--The Valdris samband.--The members of the Valdris samband.--Valdrises who entered the country's service in the world war.--Some documents; selections written by Valdrises in America
Topics: Valdris Samband, Norwegians -- United States, Valdres (Norway) -- Description and travel
Cornell University Library
by Snow, Bonnie E., d. 1925; Froehlich, Hugo B., 1862- joint author
texts
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The metadata below describe the original scanning. Follow the "All Files: HTTP" link in the "View the book" box to the left to find XML files that contain more metadata about the original images and the derived formats (OCR results, PDF etc.). See also the What is the directory structure for the texts? FAQ for information about file content and naming conventions.
Topic: Color
Cornell University Library
by London Library; Wright, Charles Theodore Hagberg, 1862-; Purnell, Christopher James
texts
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The metadata below describe the original scanning. Follow the "All Files: HTTP" link in the "View the book" box to the left to find XML files that contain more metadata about the original images and the derived formats (OCR results, PDF etc.). See also the What is the directory structure for the texts? FAQ for information about file content and naming conventions.
Topic: Library catalogs
New York Public Library
by Defoe, Daniel, 1661?-1731; Wyeth, N. C. (Newell Convers), 1882-1945, ill
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During one of his several adventurous voyages in the 1600's an Englishman becomes the sole survivor of a shipwreck and lives for nearly thirty years on a deserted island
Topics: Shipwrecks, Survival
California Digital Library
texts
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Includes bibliographical references
Topic: Civilization
Allen County Public Library
texts
eye 15,111
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Topics: Clan Donald, McDonald family, McDonald family, genealogy
California Digital Library
texts
eye 14,977
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Topics: Names, Personal, Nicknames
California Digital Library
by Williams, William Carlos, 1883-1963
texts
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Allen County Public Library
texts
eye 14,861
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Topics: Campbell family, Heraldry -- Scotland, genealogy
American Libraries
by South Carolina Historical Society
texts
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Book digitized by Google from the library of Harvard University and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=qUAUAAAAYAAJ&oe=UTF-8
California Digital Library
by Fripp, Alfred Downing, Sir, b. 1865; Thompson, Ralph
texts
eye 14,577
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Topic: Anatomy, Artistic
Topics: United States. Committee on public information. [from old catalog], World War, 1914-1918 -- Public...
California Digital Library
texts
eye 14,226
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Topics: World War, 1914-1918 -- England Croydon, Croydon (London, England) -- History, genealogy
Allen County Public Library
texts
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Topics: De Kalb County (Ind.) -- Biography, De Kalb County (Ind.) -- History, LaGrange County (Ind.) --...
California Digital Library
by Bell, Charles Alfred, Sir, 1870-1945
texts
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Topics: Tibetan language -- Glossaries, vocabularies, etc, English language -- Dictionaries Tibetan
California Digital Library
texts
eye 13,619
favorite 1
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Topics: Series, Infinite, Functions, Harmonic analysis
New York Public Library
texts
eye 13,450
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"Country histories " pages 50-67
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Topics: Hamrick family, Hamrick, George, 1731-
American Libraries
texts
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Book digitized by Google and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=sxs3AAAAIAAJ&oe=UTF-8
Includes bibliographical references and index
Topic: Occultism
California Digital Library
by Dudley Ward, C. H. (Charles Humble), 1879-
texts
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Topics: Great Britain. Army. Infantry. Welsh Guards, World War, 1914-1918, World War, 1914-1918
The Library of Congress
by Wisconsin War History Commission; Michigan War History Commission
texts
eye 13,019
favorite 0
comment 1
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Topics: United States. Army. Division, 32nd, World War, 1914-1918
New York Public Library
texts
eye 12,988
favorite 3
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Topics: Early family, Early family (John Early, fl. 1661), Early family (Jeremiah Early, 1705-1786)
UCLA Yearbook Collection
by University of California (1868-1952). Southern Branch; University of California (1868-1952). Southern Branch. Associated Students; Associated Students of UCLA
texts
eye 12,909
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Vols. for -1927 published by the Associated Students of the University of California, Southern Branch; 1928-82 by the Associated Students of the University of California at Los Angeles
Topics: University of California (1868-1952). Southern Branch, University of California, Los Angeles
Cornell University Library
by Stedman, Thomas Lathrop, 1853-1938
texts
eye 12,874
favorite 2
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The metadata below describe the original scanning. Follow the "All Files: HTTP" link in the "View the book" box to the left to find XML files that contain more metadata about the original images and the derived formats (OCR results, PDF etc.). See also the What is the directory structure for the texts? FAQ for information about file content and naming conventions.
Topic: Medicine
California Digital Library
texts
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favorite 4
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Topics: Agriculture -- India, Agriculture -- India Statistics
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Topics: World War, 1914-1918 -- Regimental histories United States Division, 9th, World War, 1914-1918 --...
California Digital Library
by Buchan, John, 1875-1940
texts
eye 12,507
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Topics: South Africa. Army, World War, 1914-1918 -- Regimental histories South Africa, World War, 1914-1918...
California Digital Library
by Pieris, P. E. (Paulus Edward), 1874-; Naish, Richard Bryant, 1891-
texts
eye 12,494
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Topic: Sri Lanka -- History
California Digital Library
by Keay, F. E. (Frank Ernest)
texts
eye 12,457
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Bibliography: p. [108]-109
Topic: Hindi literature -- History and criticism
Allen County Public Library
texts
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Includes four sections: Year book, Gazetteer and alphabetical directory, Classified business directory, Trade names, brands and trade marks
Topic: genealogy
California Digital Library
by University of St. Andrews
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eye 12,171
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Topic: World War, 1914-1918
California Digital Library
texts
eye 12,164
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Topic: Pali language -- English
California Digital Library
texts
eye 12,147
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Bibliography: v. 1, p. xlvii-liii
Topic: Rajasthan (India) -- History
University of Michigan Books
by Philippines. Census Office; Villamor, Ignacio, 1863-1933; Buencamino, Felipe
texts
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I. Geography, history, and climatology. Appendix. Organization, census acts, and regulations.--II. Population and mortality.--III. Agriculture, medicinal plants, forest lands and proper diet.--IV. pt. I. Social and judicial statistics, manufactures, and household industries. pt. II. Schools, university, commerce and transportation, banks, and insurance
New York Public Library
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Topics: Northampton County (Pa.) -- History, Northampton County (Pa.) -- Biography, Lehigh River Valley...