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USCT PENSION FILES
Digital Military Pension Files for ancestors who served in the United States Colored Troops (USCT)
RECORDS FOR FREE PEOPLE OF COLOR
View our growing digital collection of records for African Americans who were free before 1865.
OBITUARIES AND FUNERAL PROGRAMS
View our growing digital collection of obituaries and funeral programs. Learn how to submit an obituary or funeral program.
View our growing digital collection of Bible records. Learn how to contribute your own!
FOUND ON FAMILY SEARCH
Links to collections on FamilySearch.org that are especially useful for African American genealogy.
GALLERY: ANCESTOR ARCHIVE
View our growing digital collection of ancestor photos. Learn how to submit your own!
ALANA'S ARCHIVE: RECONSTRUCTION ERA RECORDS
Alana Thevenet has transcribed thousands of historical documents. Here, we feature Alana’s transcriptions of Freedmen’s Bureau and other Reconstruction Era Records.
COMING SOON: DANVILLE BOYLE COUNTY AFRICAN AMERICAN HISTORICAL SOCIETY
Coming soon – digital collections from the Danville Boyle County KY African American Historical Society.