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*The [https://familysearch.org/search/collection/1410078 1895 Argentina national census] is now available online at FamilySearch.
*The [https://familysearch.org/search/collection/1462401 1869 national census] is also available online at FamilySearch.
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*[[Argentina Archives and Libraries|Archives and Libraries]]
*[[Argentina Biography|Biography]]
*[[Argentina Cemeteries|Cemeteries]]
*[[Argentina Census|Census]]
*[[Argentina Church Directories|Church Directories]]
*[[Argentina Church History|Church History]]
*[[Argentina Church Records|Church Records]]
*[[Argentina Civil Registration|Civil Registration]]
*[[Argentina Directories|Directories]]
*[[Argentina Dwellings|Dwellings]]
*[[Argentina Emigration and Immigration|Emigration and Immigration]]
*[[Argentina Ethnic Groups|Ethnic Groups]]
*[[Argentina Gazetteers|Gazetteers]]
*[[Argentina Genealogy|Genealogy]]
*[[Argentina Geography|Geography]]
*[[Argentina Historical Geography|Historical Geography]]
*[[Argentina History|History]]
*[[Argentina Jewish Records|Jewish Records]]
*[[Argentina Land and Property|Land and Property]]
*[[Argentina Language and Languages|Languages]]
*[[Argentina Maps|Maps]]
*[[Argentina Military Records|Military Records]]
*[[Argentina Minorities|Minorities]]
*[[Argentina Names, Personal|Names, Personal]]
*[[Argentina Naturalization and Citizenship|Naturalization and Citizenship]]
*[[Argentina Newspapers|Newspapers]]
*[[Argentina Nobility|Nobility]]
*[[Argentina Notarial Records|Notarial Records]]
*[[Argentina Record Section Table|Record Selection Table]]
*[[Argentina Occupations|Occupations]]
*[[Argentina Periodicals|Periodicals]]
*[[Argentina Probate Records|Probate Records]]
*[[Argentina Religions|Religions]]
*[[Argentina Social Life and Customs|Social Life and Customs]]
*[[Argentina Societies|Societies]]
*[[Argentina Taxation|Taxation]]
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*[https://familysearch.org/search/collection/list#page=1&countryId=1927135 FamilySearch Historical Record Collections]
*[http://hispanicgenealogy.blogspot.com Hispanic Genealogy Blog]
*[http://genargentina.com.ar/ Genealogía Argentina]
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Argentina Research Topics
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Beginning Research
Record Types
Argentina Background
Local Research Resources

In 1810 the provinces belonging to the Río de la Plata separated themselves from the crown of Spain. Later in 1816, the United Provinces of the Rio Plata formally declared their independence from Spain. After Bolivia, Paraguay, and Uruguay went their separate ways, the area that remained became Argentina. The country's population and culture were heavily shaped by immigrants from throughout Europe, but most particularly Italy and Spain, which provided the largest percentage of newcomers from 1860 to 1930. Up until about the mid-20th century, much of Argentina's history was dominated by periods of internal political conflict between Federalists and Unitarians and between civilian and military factions. After World War II, an era of Peronist goverments followed. A military junta then took power in 1976. Democracy returned in 1983, and has persisted despite numerous challenges, the most formidable of which was a severe economic crisis in 2001-02 that led to violent public protests and the resignation of several interim presidents. The economy has recovered strongly since bottoming out in 2002.

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Argentina is politically divided into 23 provinces and 1 autonomous city. Understanding political divisions is essential to doing family history, because these divisions determine where records are recorded and archived. To learn more about Argentina's political division. Click here. To visit the page of a particular province, just click on the name of the province below.

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