Music Cataloging at Yale AACR2

AACR2 abbreviations for the names of certain countries, states, provinces, etc.

    Place AACR2 abbrev. US postal code     Place AACR2 abbrev. US postal code    
  Alabama
Alaska
Alberta
Arizona
Arkansas
Ala.
Alaska
Alta.
Ariz.
Ark.
AL
AK
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AZ
AR
  Newfoundland
Newfoundland and Labrador
North Carolina
North Dakota
Northern Territory
Nfld.
N.L.
N.C.
N.D.
N.T.
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---
NC
ND
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  Australian Capital Territory
British Columbia
California
Colorado
Connecticut
A.C.T.
B.C.
Calif.
Colo.
Conn.
---
---
CA
CO
CT
  Northwest Territories
Nova Scotia
Ohio
Oklahoma
Ontario
N.W.T.
N.S.
Ohio
Okla.
Ont.
---
---
OH
OK
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  Delaware
District of Columbia
Distrito Federal
Florida
Georgia
Del.
D.C.
D.F.
Fla.
Ga.
DE
DC
---
FL
GA
  Oregon
Pennsylvania
Prince Edward Island
Puerto Rico
Queensland
Or.
Pa.
P.E.I.
P.R.
Qld.
OR
PA
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---
---
 
  Hawaii
Idaho
Illinois
Indiana
Iowa
Hawaii
Idaho
Ill.
Ind.
Iowa
HI
ID
IL
IN
IA
  Rhode Island
Russian Soviet Federated
   Socialist Republic
Saskatchewan
South Australia
R.I.
R.S.F.S.R.

Sask.
S. Aust.
RI

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  Kansas
Kentucky
Louisiana
Maine
Manitoba
Kan.
Ky.
La.
Me.
Man.
KS
KY
LA
ME
---
  South Carolina
South Dakota
Tasmania
Tennessee
Territory of Hawaii
S.C.
S.D.
Tas.
Tenn.
T.H.
SC
SD
---
TN
---
 
  Maryland
Massachusett
Michigan
Minnesota
Mississippi
Md.
Mass.
Mich.
Minn.
Miss.
MD
MA
MI
MN
MS
  Texas
Union of Soviet
   Socialist Republics
United Kingdom
United States
Tex.
U.S.S.R.

U.K.
U.S.
TX
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  Missouri
Montana
Nebraska
Nevada
New Brunswick
Mo.
Mont.
Neb.
Nev.
N.B.
MO
MT
NE
NV
---
  Utah
Vermont
Victoria
Virgin Islands
Virginia
Utah
Vt.
Vic.
V.I.
Va.
UT
VT
---
---
VA
 
  New Hampshire
New Jersey
New Mexico
New South Wales
New York
New Zealand
N.H.
N.J.
N.M.
N.S.W.
N.Y.
N.Z.
NH
NJ
NM
---
NY
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  Washington
West Virginia
Western Australia
Wisconsin
Wyoming
Yukon Territory
Wash.
W. Va.
W.A.
Wis.
Wyo.
Yukon
WA
WV
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WI
WY
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