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HIST 1301 TR Blank: Native Americans in the Fort Worth Area: Find Articles

Native Americans in the Fort Worth area

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Topic:  Nathan Hale, American Revolutionary War Spy

Example search:

  • "Nathan Hale" AND spy
  • Nathan Hale AND American Revolution
  • American Revolutionary War Spies

Example results in MLA format for "Works Cited" Page

  • NEWSPAPER ARTICLE: "Nathan Hale Blundered into a Trap, Papers show." New York Times (1923-Current file): 21 Sept. 2003. ProQuest. Web. 26 Jan. 2015. 
  • MAGAZINE ARTICLE:   Gilmore, Jodie. "Washington's Spies." The New American Mar 07 2005: 35-39. ProQuest. Web. 26 Jan. 2015.
  • JOURNAL ARTICLE:   Baker, Mary Beth. "Nathan Hale: The Documents." Connecticut History 45.1 (2006): 134-140. America: History and Life with Full Text. Web. 26 Jan. 2015.

Topic: Andrew Jackson's Indian Wars

Database: ProQuest

Example searches:

  • "Andrew Jackson" AND "Native Americans"
  • "Native Americans" AND "Indian Removal Act"

Example results in MLA format for "Works Cited" Page

  • JOURNAL ARTICLE: Hershberger, Mary. "Mobilizing Women, Anticipating Abolition: The Struggle Against Indian Removal in the 1830s." The Journal of American History 86.1 (1999): 15-40. ProQuest. Web. 11 Jan. 2015.
  • JOURNAL ARTICLE:  Remini, Robert V. "Andrew Jackson Verses the Cherokee Nation." American History 2001: 48-56. ProQuest Research Library. Web. 8 Mar. 2013 .
  • JOURNAL ARTICLE:  John, D. W. Guice. "Jackson's Way: Andrew Jackson and the People of the Western Waters." The Journal of Southern History 68.3 (2002): 690-1. ProQuest Research Library. Web. 8 Mar. 2013.

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Improve your search by thinking of various keywords that relate to the subject and combine them in an advanced search.


  • "American Revolutionary War"
  • segregation OR "separate but equal"
  • Andrew Jackson AND "Indian Removal Act"