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America History and Life: How to limit the search to a specific historical period

The databases America: History and Life (for US history) or Historical Abstracts (for world history) have an option to limit search by historical period:

Screenshot of advanced search options in America History and Life database, highlighting
Under advanced search - search options, there is a "Historical Period" option that allows you to enter a year to another year.

Disclaimer:  this tool may not completely eliminate results outside of your period, but it will eliminate some irrelevant ones.

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