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National History Day Research

National History Day 2019

Theme

The 2019 National History Day theme is Triumph and Tragedy. What does this mean to you? Find out more in the 2019 NHD Theme Book, (PDF), which includes sample topic ideas on Pages 10-12.

Contest Information and Dates

Support available from Enoch Pratt Free Library / State Library Resource Center

  • Attend our National History Day Research class at the Roland Park Branch on Thursday October 4, at 4 p.m. or 6.30 p.m.
  • Call (410) 396-5320 or email ssh@prattlibrary.org to make a 1hr appointment at the Central Library for you or your team. A member of staff can help you to narrow your topic, find primary sources, get your research started, or review your final project. Appointments begin Monday September 17.
  • Request a visit for your class. Library staff can come to your classroom, or you can bring your class to the library to review sources or learn about research.
  • Connect with a librarian 24/7 through the Maryland AskUsNow! chat-reference service.

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