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TO COMBINE LIKE TERMS TOGETHER: use OR
african american* OR ethnic* OR race (Hint: use the * [asterisk symbol] to retrieve the root word, plurals, and spelling variations)
TO COMBINE DIFFERENT CONCEPTS: use AND [NOTE: the catalog also performs this search implicityly, without the "AND"]
indians of north america AND photograph*
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