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==== Pre-1870 Resources  ====
 
==== Pre-1870 Resources  ====
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"On the 36 rolls of this microfilm publication are reproduced the records of the Assistant Commissioner for the State of Georgia, Bureau of Refugees, Freedmen, and Abandoned Lands, 1865-69. A few papers are dated as early as 1862. The records consist of 34 volumes of communications sent, registers, and orders issued; and of unbound letters and reports received and miscellaneous papers. The documents were created or received by the Assistant Commissioner ...The records are part of Record Group 105, Records of the Bureau of Refugees, Freedmen, and Abandoned Lands. ...The editorial material for this publication was prepared by Elaine Everly." -- P. 1, 8.<br>  
 
"On the 36 rolls of this microfilm publication are reproduced the records of the Assistant Commissioner for the State of Georgia, Bureau of Refugees, Freedmen, and Abandoned Lands, 1865-69. A few papers are dated as early as 1862. The records consist of 34 volumes of communications sent, registers, and orders issued; and of unbound letters and reports received and miscellaneous papers. The documents were created or received by the Assistant Commissioner ...The records are part of Record Group 105, Records of the Bureau of Refugees, Freedmen, and Abandoned Lands. ...The editorial material for this publication was prepared by Elaine Everly." -- P. 1, 8.<br>  
  
The library has bound numbers 791-800 together. Some numbers are missing.<br>
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The library has bound numbers 791-800 together. Some numbers are missing.<br>  
  
==== 1870-1900 Resources<br> ====
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==== 1870-1900 Resources<br> ====
  
{{FHL|682718|title-id|disp=Africans in Georgia, 1870}} compiled by Roma Jones Stewart<br>
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{{FHL|682718|title-id|disp=Africans in Georgia, 1870}} compiled by Roma Jones Stewart<br>  
  
==== Books<br> ====
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==== Books<br> ====
  
*<span id="1260349527131S" style="display: none">&nbsp;</span>[http://ia311020.us.archive.org/3/items/historyofamerica01cald/historyofamerica01cald.pdf ''History of the American Negro and His Institutions, Georgia Edition Volume 1'']  
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*<span style="display: none" id="1260349527131S">&nbsp;</span>[http://ia311020.us.archive.org/3/items/historyofamerica01cald/historyofamerica01cald.pdf ''History of the American Negro and His Institutions, Georgia Edition Volume 1'']  
 
*[http://ia311043.us.archive.org/2/items/historyofamerica02cald/historyofamerica02cald.pdf History of the American Negro and His Institutions, Georgia Edition Volume 2]
 
*[http://ia311043.us.archive.org/2/items/historyofamerica02cald/historyofamerica02cald.pdf History of the American Negro and His Institutions, Georgia Edition Volume 2]
  
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==== Online Resources  ====
 
==== Online Resources  ====
  
*Access Genealogy:&nbsp; [http://www.accessgenealogy.com/african/georgia/index.htm Georgia African American Genealogy]
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*Access Genealogy:&nbsp; [http://www.accessgenealogy.com/african/georgia/index.htm Georgia African American Genealogy]  
*[http://pilot.familysearch.org/recordsearch/start.html#c=1320969;p=collectionDetails Georgia Deaths 1914-1927] (Record Search)
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*[https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://www.familysearch.org/searchapi/search/collection/1320969 Georgia Deaths 1914-1927] (Record Search)  
 
*[http://www.examiner.com/x-8873-African-American-Genealogy-Examiner~y2009m11d9-State-online-resources-for-AfricanAmerican-genealogy-Georgia State online resources for African-American genealogy: Georgia]&nbsp; (African American Genealogy Examiner)
 
*[http://www.examiner.com/x-8873-African-American-Genealogy-Examiner~y2009m11d9-State-online-resources-for-AfricanAmerican-genealogy-Georgia State online resources for African-American genealogy: Georgia]&nbsp; (African American Genealogy Examiner)
  
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*[http://lowcountryafricana.net/ Lowcountry Africana] (Twitter: [http://twitter.com/LCAfricana LCAfricana]) is dedicated to documenting the family and cultural heritage of African Americans in the historic rice-growing areas of South Carolina, Georgia and extreme northeastern Florida.
 
*[http://lowcountryafricana.net/ Lowcountry Africana] (Twitter: [http://twitter.com/LCAfricana LCAfricana]) is dedicated to documenting the family and cultural heritage of African Americans in the historic rice-growing areas of South Carolina, Georgia and extreme northeastern Florida.
  
 
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<br> {{African American|African American}} {{Georgia|Georgia}}  
{{African American|African American}} {{Georgia|Georgia}}  
 
  
 
[[Category:Georgia|African Americans]] [[Category:African_Americans|Georgia]]
 
[[Category:Georgia|African Americans]] [[Category:African_Americans|Georgia]]

Revision as of 09:17, 29 March 2012

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Pre-1870 Resources[edit | edit source]

Slave bills of sale project

Contents: Vol. 1. sect. 1. Atlanta, Augusta, Baldwin, Bartow, Bibb, Bryan -- v. 1. sect. 2. Burke -- v. 1. sect. 3. Campbell, Carroll, Cass, Chatham, Chattahoochee, Clarke, Cobb, Columbia, Columbus, Covington, Coweta, Dekalb, Dooly, Early, Elbert, Emanuel, Fayette, Floyd, Franklin, Fulton, Greene, Gwinnett, Hancock, Henry, Houston, Jasper, Jefferson, Jones, LaGrange, Liberty, Lincoln, Lowndes, Lumkin -- v. 2. sect. 1. Macon, Madison, Marion, McIntosh, Meriwether, Milledgeville, Monroe, Morgan, Murray, Muscogee, Oglethorpe, Perry, Pulaski, Putnam, Randolph, Richmond, Savannah, Spartanburg, Stewart, Sumter, Telfair, Troup, Twiggs, Upson, Walton, Washington, Whitfield, Wilkes -- v. 2. sect. 2. Unidentified counties -- v. 2. sect. 3. Freedmen and contractors. and contractors.

[1] compiled by Neal N. Cotner

Extractions of slaves' names from wills of seven Traylor families of Troup, Jasper, and Upson counties, Georgia; and Lowndes and Dallas counties, Alabama. Wills dated from 1817 to 1860. 46 slaves listed.

[2] ]  Georgia. Inferior Court (Chatham County)


Bureau of Refugees, Freedmen, and Abandoned Lands, 1865-1869

"On the 36 rolls of this microfilm publication are reproduced the records of the Assistant Commissioner for the State of Georgia, Bureau of Refugees, Freedmen, and Abandoned Lands, 1865-69. A few papers are dated as early as 1862. The records consist of 34 volumes of communications sent, registers, and orders issued; and of unbound letters and reports received and miscellaneous papers. The documents were created or received by the Assistant Commissioner ...The records are part of Record Group 105, Records of the Bureau of Refugees, Freedmen, and Abandoned Lands. ...The editorial material for this publication was prepared by Elaine Everly." -- P. 1, 8.

The library has bound numbers 791-800 together. Some numbers are missing.

1870-1900 Resources
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Africans in Georgia, 1870 compiled by Roma Jones Stewart

Books
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Online Resources[edit | edit source]