Today’s episode of Research Like a Pro is about books that Diana has been reading to help her with African American Research. She discusses general reference books as well as locality specific references.There are an abundance of materials available to guide our research these days, and some of those materials are only available in printed books. It’s great to take advantage of the writings of fellow genealogists and historians to help us along the way.
Print Resources for African American Research by Diana at Family Locket https://familylocket.com/print-resources-for-african-american-research/
The One and Only Me: A Book About Genes by 23and Me and illustrated by Ariana Killoran – children’s book about inherited traits and DNA – this is an affiliate link https://amzn.to/3zWbw5s
Finding A Place Called Home: A Guide to African-American Genealogy and Historical Identity by Dee Parmer Woodtor – https://www.worldcat.org/title/finding-a-place-called-home-a-guide-to-african-american-genealogy-and-historical-identity/oclc/669379761
Dictionary of Afro-American Slavery edited by Randall M. Miller and John David Smith https://www.worldcat.org/title/dictionary-of-afro-american-slavery/oclc/469968268&referer=brief_results
Black Genesis: A Resource Book for African-American Genealogy by James M. Rose and Alice Eichholz https://www.worldcat.org/title/black-genesis-a-resource-book-for-african-american-genealogy/oclc/1191245183&referer=brief_results
Black History: A Guide to Civilian Records in the National Archives compiled by Debra L. Newman https://www.worldcat.org/title/black-history-a-guide-to-civilian-records-in-the-national-archives/oclc/865929503?referer=di&ht=edition
Free African Americans of North Carolina, Virginia, and South Carolina: From the Colonial Period to About 1820 by Paul Heinegg https://www.worldcat.org/title/free-african-americans-of-north-carolina-virginia-and-south-carolina-from-the-colonial-period-to-about-1820/oclc/1262998889&referer=brief_results
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