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African American Research at the Library of Virginia: Reconstruction Throug...

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African American Genealogy Workshop

African American Research at the Library of Virginia:

Reconstruction Through World War I

Friday, July 10, 2020 | 9:30 AM–12:30 PM

Place: Conference Rooms

Cost: $25 ($20 for Semper Virginia Society members)


Library of Virginia reference archivist Cara Griggs offers an overview of records created during the Reconstruction era through World War I and explores how they relate to African American genealogy. She’ll cover topics such as the Bureau of Refugees, Freedmen, and Abandoned Lands; population schedules from the federal census; newspapers; and records from elections, educational institutions, businesses, and organizations. For more information, contact Ashley Ramey at ashley.ramey@lva.virginia.gov or 804.692.3001.

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