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African American Studies
African-American Mosaic (Library of Congress Resource Guide for the Study of Black History & Culture)
African-American Studies: Reference Sources at the Newberry Library: Chicago, IL
Black Studies Publications (National Archives)
Delaware African American Genealogy
Finding Slave Records: Further Reading and Sources
Historical and Genealogical Resources Available (Georgia Archives)
Lawrence, Brinkley, Singletary & Lewis SouthEastern NC African & Native American Genealogy Resources Online
Plantation Records: Resources for Slave Genealogy (Audiotape of lecture by Tony Burroughs, $8.50)
Slave Genealogy Bibliography (comp. by Elizabeth Shown Mills; posted on APG list)


African American Family History Association, Inc. Newsletter. Atlanta, GA: The Association, v.15-, 1992-. /Periodical/

African American Resources at the New England Historic Genealogical Society: A Selected Bibliography. Boston: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2010. 64p. Index. Illustrations. Photographs. /GC 973 Af833/

Afro-American Historical & Genealogical Society News. Washington, DC: Afro-American Historical and Genealogical Society, 1997-. Serial. /GC 975.302 W27aai/

Afro-American Historical and Genealogical Society Journal. Washington, DC: Afro-American Historical and Genealogical Society, v.1-, 1980-. /Periodical/

Beasley, Donna. Family Pride: The Complete Guide to Tracing African-American Genealogy. New York: Macmillan USA, 1997. 192p. Appendices. Illustrations. Index. Photographs. /GC 973 B38f/

Beasley, Donna. Family Reunion Planner. New York: Macmillan USA, 1997. 128p. Bibliography. Index. /GC 929 B381f/

Beginning Genealogy. Los Angeles, CA: California African American Genealogical Society, 1997. 78p. Bibliography. Illustrations. /GC 929 B329/

Blockson, Charles L. and Ron Fry. Black Genealogy. Englewood Cliffs, NJ: Prentice-Hall Company, Inc., 1977. 232p. Index. Illustrations. Bibliography. /GC 929 B62b/

Burial Places of Prominent Black Americans and Others Important in African-American History. Brooklyn, NY: The Center for Thanatology Research, 1999. 12p. /GC 973 B916/

Burroughs, Tony. Black Roots: A Beginner's Guide to Tracing the African American Family Tree. New York: Simon & Schuster, 2001. 464p. A definitive work in the field. Bibliography. Glossary. Illustrations. Index. /GC 929 B945bl/

Byers, Paula K. African American Genealogical Sourcebook. Detroit, MI: Gale Research, Inc., 1995. 244p. /GC 973 Af83/

Clem, Dee. Tracing African-American Roots. Las Vegas, NV: Gator Publishing, Inc., 1999. 232p. Bibliography. Index. Photographs. /GC 973 C59t/

Cofer, Loris D. Black Genealogy. Glennville, GA: Glennville Printing & Office Supply, 1991. 897p. /GC 929.11 C56b/

Crawford, Marion Golightly. African-American Genealogy: A Handbook of Reference Sources. Detroit, MI: M. G. Crawford, 1988. 72p. /GC 929 C85a/

Day, Aaron L. DNA to Africa: The Search Continues. West Conshohocken, PA: Infinity Publishing, 2011. 238p. Appendices. Bibliography. Illustrations. Photographs. /GC 929 D32dn/

Day, Aaron L. Locating Free African American Ancestors, A Beginner's Guide. Anaheim, CA: Carlberg Press, 2003. 192p. Appendices. Illustrations. Index. /GC 973 D33l/

Eisenberg, Marcia J. African-American Genealogy: Some Unique Records and Basic Sources. Pittsfield, MA: Berkshire Family History Association, 198-. 60 minutes. /Cassette Tape/

Eldridge, Thelma Strong. Selected Ethnic Genealogical Sources at Woodson. Chicago, IL: T. S. Eldridge, 1996. 96p. /GC 929 St88s/

Fears, Mary L. Jackson. Slave Ancestral Research: It's Something Else. Bowie, MD: Heritage Books, Inc., 1995. 268p. Bibliography. Charts. Index. Photographs. /GC 975.8 F31s/

Flower of the Forest: Black Genealogical Journal. Baltimore, MD: Agnes Kane Callum, 1982-. /Periodical/

The Frontier Freedman's Journal: An African American Genealogical & Historical Journal of the South, Indian Territory, and the Southwest. Baltimore, MD: A.Y. Walton-Taji, v.1-, 1992-. /Periodical/

Gates, Henry Louis, Jr. Finding Oprah's Roots, Finding Your Own. New York: Crown Publishers, 2007. 191p. Bibliography. Illustrations. Index. Photographs. /GC 929 G223f/

Gates, Henry Louis, Jr. In Search of Our Roots: How 19 Extraordinary African Americans Reclaimed Their Past. New York: Crown Publishers, 2009. 438p. Bibliography. Index. Photographs. /GC 973.068 G223i/

Grannum, Gary. Tracing Your West Indian Ancestors. Surrey, England: Public Record Office, 2002. 2nd ed. 194p. Bibliography. Illustrations. Index. /GC 972.9 G766t/

Harris, Milton Stephen. Black Family Tree: "Slavery to 1984." Owensboro, KY: M. S. Harris, 1984. 60p. Photographs. /GC 929.2 Si47ha/

Howell, Barbara Thompson. How to Trace Your African-American Roots. Secaucus, NJ: Carol Publishing Group, 1999. 247p. Appendices. Bibliography. Index. /GC 929 H85ho/

Hunter, Julius K. Digging for Family Roots: A Beginner's Guide to African American Genealogical Research. St. Louis, MO: St. Louis County Library, 2000. 29p. Bibliography. /GC 929 H918hj/

International Society of Sons and Daughters of Slave Ancestry Newsletter. Chicago, IL: ISDSA, V. 1-, Summer 1998-. /Periodical/

Jamison, Sandra Lee. Finding Your People: An African-American Guide to Discovering Your Roots. New York: Berkley Publishing Company, 1999. 162p. Bibliography. Index. /GC 973.068 J245fi/

Johnson, Anne E. & Adam Merton Cooper. A Student's Guide to African American Genealogy. Phoenix, AZ: The Oryx Press, 1996. 170p. Index. Photographs. Selected bibliographies. /GC 929 J629a/

Lacey, Earnest Edward. The Search for FreeJoe. Memphis, TN: FreeJoe Enterprises, 1999. 257p. Illustrations. Photographs. /GC 929.2 H24l/

Law, Nova. African-American Genealogy Workbook. Birmingham, AL: Legacy Publishing Company, 1994. 3rd ed. 113p. Lists. Maps. /GC 929 L411a/

Lucas, Ernestine. Black Genealogical Research. Dayton, OH: MVCGH Conference, 1983. 40 minutes. /Cassette Tape/

Pinnick, Timothy N. Finding and Using African American Newspapers. Wyandotte, OK: Gregath Publishing, 2008. 71p. Illustrations. /GC 973.068 P656F/

Rose, James and Alice Eichholz. Black Genesis. Detroit, MI: Gale Research Company, 1978. 326p. Illustrations. Indices. Bibliographies. /GC 929 R72b/

Rose, James M. and Alice Eichholz. Black Genesis: A Resource Book for African-American Genealogy. Baltimore, MD: Genealogical Publishing Company, 2003. 2nd ed. 422p. Appendices. Bibliographies. Index. /GC 929 R72ba/

Saunders, Doris. Black Newspapers as a Source for Afro-Americans. Salt Lake City, UT: NGS Conference, 1985. 90 minutes. /Cassette Tape/

Saunders, Doris. Value of Family History for Afro-Americans. Salt Lake City, UT: NGS Conference, 1985. 60 minutes. /Cassette Tape/

Scott, Jean S. Afro-American Genealogical Research. Albany, NY: New York Conference, 1983. 55 minutes. /Cassette Tape/

Scott, Jean S. Beginning an Afro-American Genealogical Pursuit. New York: Eppress Printers, 1985. 27p. Bibliography. /GC 929 Sco8b/

Secret, Jeanette Braxton. Guide to Tracing Your African American Civil War Ancestor. Bowie, MD: Heritage Books, Inc., 1997. 3rd ed. Bibliography. /GC 973 Se25y/

Simpson, Jack and Matt Rutherford. A Bibliography of African American Family History at the Newberry Library. Chicago, IL: The Newberry Library, 2005. 92p. Appendices. Illustrations. /GC 929 T32cb/

Smith, Colette Thomas. Secrets to African American Roots: A Guide for Researching American Records. Provo, UT: C. T. Smith, 2006. 49p. Illustrations. Photographs. /GC 973.068 Sm511s/

Smith, Franklin Carter and Emily Anne Croom. A Genealogist's Guide to Discovering Your African-American Ancestors: How to Find and Record Your Unique Heritage. Cincinnati, OH: Betterway Books, 2003. 250p. Bibliography. Illustrations. Index. Notes. /GC 929 Sm56ge/

Smith, Gloria L. Beginning Black(Indian Genealogy(The Seminoles. Tucson, AZ: G. L. Smith, 1994. 135p. Bibliography. Lists. /GC 929.11 Sm57b/

Smith, Gloria L. Black American Genealogy for Beginners. Tucson, AZ: G. L. Smith, 1979. 31p. /GC 929 Sm51b/

Smith, Jessie Carney, ed. Ethnic Genealogy. Westport, CT: Greenwood Press, 1983. /GC 929 Et3/

Southern Genealogist's Exchange Quarterly, The. Hampton, GA: Armchair Publications, 1957-. /Periodical/

Southern States Armchair Researcher, The. Hampton, GA: Armchair Publications, 1983-. /Periodical/

Thackery, David T. Afro-American Family History at The Newberry Library: A Research Guide and Bibliography. Chicago, IL: The Newberry Library, 1988. 28p. /GC 977.302 C43nlc/

Thackery, David T. Finding Your African American Ancestors: A Beginner's Guide. Orem, UT: Ancestry Publishing, 2000. 152p. /GC 929 T32ca/

Thackery, David T. and Dee Woodtor. Case Studies in Afro-American Genealogy. Chicago, IL: The Newberry Library, 1989. 43p. /GC 929 T32c/

Walker, James D. Afro-American Genealogy. Kansas City, MO: FGS Conference, 1985. 60 minutes. /Cassette Tape/

Walker, James D. Black Genealogy: How to Begin. Athens, GA: University of Georgia Center for Continuing Education, 1977. 52p. Bibliography. /GC 929 W15b/

Walker, James D. Researching Blacks in the Region(Mid-Atlantic. Baltimore, MD: s.n., 198-. 65 minutes. /Cassette Tape/

Walker, James D. Searching for Black Ancestors. Cincinnati, OH: FGS Conference, 1987. 60 minutes. /Cassette Tape/

Walton-Raji, Angela Y. Black Indian Genealogy Research. Bowie, MD: Heritage Books, Inc., 1993. 167p. Bibliography. Index. /GC 929

Walton-Raji, Angela Y. Black Indian Genealogy Research: African-American Ancestors Among the Five Civilized Tribes. Westminster, MD: Heritage Books, Inc., 2007. 248p. Appendices. Bibliography. Index. /GC 929 W178bi/

Washington, Reginald. Black Family Research: Records of Post-Civil War Federal Agencies at the National Archives. Washington, DC: National Archives and Records Administration, 2001. 21p. Bibliography. Illustrations. /GC 973.068 W278b/

Washington, Reginald. Black Family Research: Records of Post-Civil War Federal Agencies at the National Archives. Washington, DC: National Archives and Records Administration, 2004. 22p. Revised edition. Bibliography. Illustrations. /GC 973 W278ba/

Westmoreland, Guy T., Jr. West Indian Ancestors: A Research Guide. Westport, CT: Greenwood Press, 2001. 143p. Bibliography. Indices. Bibliographies and Indexes in Afro-American and African Studies, Number 43. /GC 973.068 W528w/

White, James E. and Jean-Gontran Quenum. Roots Recovered! The How to Guide for Tracing African-American and West Indian Roots Back to Africa and Going There. S.l.: J. E. White, 2004. 222p. Bibliography. /GC 929 W582r/

Witcher, Curt Bryan. African American Genealogy: A Bibliography and Guide to Sources. Fort Wayne, IN: Round Tower Books, 2000. 217p. Illustrations. /GC 973 W771a/

Woodtor, Dee. Finding a Place Called Home: A Guide to African-American Genealogy and Historical Identity. New York: Random House, 1999. 452p. Bibliography. Index. Maps. Photographs. /GC 973 W8682f/

World Conference on Records: Preserving Our Heritage, August 12 - 15, 1980. Salt Lake City, UT: Corporation of the President of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 1980. /GC 929 W88 V. 11 Nos. 901-903/

Young, Tommie Morton. African-American Genealogy: Exploring and Documenting the Black Family. Clarksville, TN: Jostens Publishers, 19--. 70p. Charts. Photographs. /GC 929 Y87a/

Young, Tommie Morton. Afro-American Genealogy Sourcebook. New York: Garland Publishing Company, 1987. 199p. /GC 929 Y87af/

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