Definition of Historical record
1. Noun. Writing having historical value (as opposed to fiction or myth etc.).
Generic synonyms: Account, Chronicle, History, Story
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Historical Record
Literary usage of Historical record
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Picturesque History of Yorkshire: Being an Account of the History by Joseph Smith Fletcher (1899)
"... CHAPTER XVII Pontefract and its Castle PONTEFRACT : ITS ORIGIN AND NAME—ITS historical record—THE DE LACY FAMILY—THE EARLS OF LANCASTER—RICHARD II. ..."
2. American Book Prices Current by Katherine Kyes Leab, Daniel J Leab (1908)
"AMERICAN historical record.—Continued. First Series, 1872-74, 3 vols.; with continuation: Potter's American Monthly, Vols. 4-7; 7 vols, in 5, ..."
3. Harper's New Monthly Magazine by Henry Mills Alden (1884)
"adding to its intrinsic value aa a popular historical record. In all other respects the new work is a literal reproduction of the larger history, ..."
4. The Catholic Encyclopedia: An International Work of Reference on the by Charles George Herbermann (1913)
"historical record* of Family of Latin, III (Edinburgh. 1869), 402-407; KEITH, Hitl. Catalogue of Scottish Bishops (Edinburgh, 1824), 194-200 (with extracts ..."
5. A Textbook of Geology by Amadeus William Grabau (1921)
"FOSSILS — THE historical record OF ORGANIC EVOLUTION Although the geologist uses fossils primarily as indices, to determine the geological horizon, ..."