Federated States of Micronesia

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== Getting started with Micronesia research  ==
 
== Getting started with Micronesia research  ==
  
 
[[Image:Micronesia, Federated States of, map.gif|right|250px|Micronesia, Federated States of, map.gif]]The Federated States of Micronesia [[Image:Micronesia, Federated States of, flag.png|border|22x12px|Micronesia, Federated States of, flag.png]] (FSM) includes four main island groups:<ref>"Federated States of Micronesia," ''Wikipedia'' (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Federated_States_of_Micronesia: accessed 18 August 2008), and Central Intelligence Agency, "Micronesia, Federated States of," ''World Factbook'' (https://www.cia.gov/library/publications/the-world-factbook/geos/fm.html: accessed 18 August 2008).</ref>  
 
[[Image:Micronesia, Federated States of, map.gif|right|250px|Micronesia, Federated States of, map.gif]]The Federated States of Micronesia [[Image:Micronesia, Federated States of, flag.png|border|22x12px|Micronesia, Federated States of, flag.png]] (FSM) includes four main island groups:<ref>"Federated States of Micronesia," ''Wikipedia'' (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Federated_States_of_Micronesia: accessed 18 August 2008), and Central Intelligence Agency, "Micronesia, Federated States of," ''World Factbook'' (https://www.cia.gov/library/publications/the-world-factbook/geos/fm.html: accessed 18 August 2008).</ref>  
  
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The Federated States of Micronesia are situated about three-fourths of the way from Hawaii to Indonesia.
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The term Micronesia also can refer to a wider area of the Pacific which includes seven other separate island nations beyond the Federated States of Micronesia.<ref>"Micronesia," ''Wikipedia'' (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Micronesia: accessed 18 August 2008).</ref> For this wider area see [[:Category:Micronesia]], or for a map comparing the areas of Micronesia, Melanesia, and Polynesia [https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Image:Pacific_Map.png click here].  
 
The term Micronesia also can refer to a wider area of the Pacific which includes seven other separate island nations beyond the Federated States of Micronesia.<ref>"Micronesia," ''Wikipedia'' (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Micronesia: accessed 18 August 2008).</ref> For this wider area see [[:Category:Micronesia]], or for a map comparing the areas of Micronesia, Melanesia, and Polynesia [https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Image:Pacific_Map.png click here].  
  
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Getting started with Micronesia research

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The Federated States of Micronesia Micronesia, Federated States of, flag.png (FSM) includes four main island groups:[1]


  • Pohnpei (Ponape)
  • Chuuk (Truk) Islands
  • Yap Islands
  • Kosrae (Kosaie)

The Federated States of Micronesia are situated about three-fourths of the way from Hawaii to Indonesia.


The term Micronesia also can refer to a wider area of the Pacific which includes seven other separate island nations beyond the Federated States of Micronesia.[2] For this wider area see Category:Micronesia, or for a map comparing the areas of Micronesia, Melanesia, and Polynesia click here.

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  • National Archives Pacific Region (San Francisco) holding records of California (north & central), Nevada (except Clark County), Hawaii, American Samoa, Guam, Marshall, Caroline, and Northern Mariana Islands, overseas Pacific naval bases, Asian-Pacific immigration, American Indians.

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References

  1. "Federated States of Micronesia," Wikipedia (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Federated_States_of_Micronesia: accessed 18 August 2008), and Central Intelligence Agency, "Micronesia, Federated States of," World Factbook (https://www.cia.gov/library/publications/the-world-factbook/geos/fm.html: accessed 18 August 2008).
  2. "Micronesia," Wikipedia (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Micronesia: accessed 18 August 2008).