Local History

Field of history concerned with topics that are distinctly localized in subject matter and source materials, generally covering specific neighborhoods, communities, counties or other specific subdivisions of larger geopolitical bodies.

Quick Facts

Go Historic ID
14711
Names
local history
history, local
streekgeschiedenis Dutch
lokale geschiedenis Dutch
historia local Spanish
Parent Topics
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Bibliography

  1. 1.  The Getty Art & Architecture Thesaurus, 300054398. The J. Paul Getty Trust.