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Handbooks for Foreign Genealogical Research :

Because migration to the United States has often involved crossing contiguous boundaries of more than one political entity, the countries listed in this guide have been arranged under broad geographical headings followed by specific countries or provinces for which handbooks are available at the Library of Congress.


North America

Canada Countrywide

Latin America, Central and South America, and the Caribbean

British Isles

Europe, eastern and western Europe, and Scandinavia

Africa and the Middle East


Australia, New Zealand and the Pacific Islands

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