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Abbreviations & Acronyms

Abbreviations & AcronymsA Guide for Family Historians

Lists of abbreviations and acronyms, along with alphabetic symbols, initials, contractions, and shortenings of words listed alphabetically as found in genealogical and historical sources. Many listings include brief explanation of abbreviation and acronym. This work is an ideal reference source for... more

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Lists of abbreviations and acronyms, along with alphabetic symbols, initials, contractions, and shortenings of words listed alphabetically as found in genealogical and historical sources. Many listings include brief explanation of abbreviation and acronym. This work is an ideal reference source for genealogists, historians, reference librarians, and others who work with abbreviations or acronyms.

Professor of Church History and Doctrine at Brigham Young University in Provo, Utah, where I teach family history, American, and Latter-day Saint genealogical research methods and sources. Author...more