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HIS173: History of the French in North America  

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Listed below are some search terms for you to use when searching for resources about the history of the French communities in North America .

  • Acadia or acadie or acadian or acadians
  • Metis
  • francophone
  • new france
  • cajun
  • limit to English language if you don't read French
  • Use " " marks for phrases: "Hudson's Bay Company"
  • Use the database America History and Life to limit to specific historical time periods



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