Library of Congress Classification:Class C -- Auxiliary Sciences of History

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Class C: Auxiliary Sciences of History is a classification used by the Library of Congress classification system. This article outlines the subclasses of Class C

Subclass C Auxiliary Sciences of History
1-51 Auxiliary Sciences of History (General)
Subclass CB History of Civilization
3-482 History of Civilization
156 Terrestrial evidence of interplanetary voyages
158-161 Forecasts of future progress
195-281 Civilization and race
305-430 By period
440-482 Relation to special topics
450 Geography and civilization
478 Technology
481 War and civilization
482 Water and civilization
Subclass CC Archaeology
1-960 Archaeology
72-81 Philosophy. Theory
73-81 Methodology
83-97 Study and teaching. Research
135-137 Preservation, restoration, and conservation of antiquities. Antiquities and state
140 Forgeries of antiquities
200-260 Bells. Campanology. Cowbells
300-350 Crosses
600-605 Boundary stones
700-705 Stone heaps, cairns, etc., of unknown purpose
710 Hill figures
960 Lanterns of the dead
Subclass CD Diplomatics. Archives. Seals
1-6471 Diplomatics. Archives. Seals
1-511 Diplomatics
70-79 Practice of special chancelleries
80-81 Formularies
87 Forgeries of documents
91-392 Collection of documents, facsimiles, etc., for study
501-511 Study and teaching
921-4280 Archives
995-4280 History and statistics
997 Biography of archivists
1000-4280 By region or country
5001-6471 Seals
5191 Iconography
5201-5391 Ancient
5501-5557 Medieval
5561 Renaissance
5575-6471 Modern
Subclass CE Technical Chronology. Calendar
1-97 Technical Chronology. Calendar
21-46 Ancient
51-85 Medieval and modern
91-92 Perpetual calendars. Century calendars, etc.
Subclass CJ Numismatics
1-6661 Numismatics
1-4625 Coins
153 Finds of coins
161 Symbols, devices, etc.
201-1397 Ancient
1509-4625 Medieval and modern
4801-5450 Tokens
4861-4889 By period
4901-5336 By region or country
5350-5450 Special uses of tokens
5501-6661 Medals and medallions
5581-5690 Ancient
5723-5793 Medieval and modern
5795-6661 By region or country
Subclass CN Inscriptions. Epigraphy
1-1355 Inscriptions. Epigraphy
120-740 Ancient inscriptions
750-753 Early Christian inscriptions
755 Medieval inscriptions (General)
760 Modern inscriptions (General)
805-865 By language
870-1355 By region or country
Subclass CR Heraldry
1-6305 Heraldry
51-79 Crests, monograms, devices, badges, mottoes, etc.
91-93 Shields and supporters
101-115 Flags, banners, and standards
191-1020 Public and official heraldry
1101-1131 Ecclesiastical and sacred heraldry
1179-3395 Family heraldry
3499-4420 Titles of honor, rank, precedence, etc.
4480-4485 Royalty. Insignia. Regalia, crown and coronets, etc.
4501-6305 Chivalry and knighthood (Orders, decorations, etc.)
4547-4553 Ceremonials, pageants, tournaments, etc.
4571-4595 Duels and dueling
4651-6305 Orders, etc.
Subclass CS Genealogy
1-3090 Genealogy
23-35 Genealogical lists, etc., covering more than one country or continent
38-39 Family history covering more than one country
42-2209 By region or country
2300-3090 Personal and family names
Subclass CT Biography
21-9999 Biography
21-22 Biography as an art or literary form
31-83 History of biographical literature. Lives of biographers
93-206 General collective biography
206 Portraits
210-3150 National biography
3200-9999 Biography. By subject
3200-3830 Biography of women (Collective)
3990 Academicians. Scholars. Savants
9960-9998 Other miscellaneous groups (Including adventurers, eccentrics, misers, etc.)
9999 Blank books for personal records, diaries, etc.

External links[edit]

Virtual Library Historical Auxiliary Sciences: http://www.vl-ghw.uni-muenchen.de/hw_en.html

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