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    New Reference Book: Chronology of American History

    Chronology of American History by John C. Fredriksen, Facts on File, 2008. Find it in Ohrstrom at: REF 973 F87C A lengthy, four-volume, chronology spanning American History 1400s-2007.  Some events are given a brief mention (1-2 sentences) while others are discussed in more detail (2-3 paragraphs). Find a place in time and read about: Hannah Dustin Business, Religion Military and Slavery issues in 1703 Music in 1946 (one of the year’s most popular tunes was “Ole Buttermilk Sky”) The Cold War Scan political and business highlights from 2004 and find: Democrats nominate John Kerry SPS ’62 for President U.S. Supreme Court upholds Pennsylvania’s 2002 redistricting plan Dow Jones closes the…