African-American Resources for Arkansas

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A list of resources of African Americans in Arkansas. Includes some church records from 1944-1983, military records from the Civil War and other research helps.  
 
A list of resources of African Americans in Arkansas. Includes some church records from 1944-1983, military records from the Civil War and other research helps.  
  
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=== Introduction  ===
 
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==== Death Records  ====
 
==== Death Records  ====
  
=== Biography ===
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''George Berry Washington, Black Plantation Owner''. By Iroquois Research Institute ; prepared for Historic Preservation Associates. - Fairfax, Va. : The Institute, 1981. - iv, 84 leaves : ill. F415.C9 W373
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''George Berry Washington, Black Plantation Owner''. By Iroquois Research Institute ; prepared for Historic Preservation Associates. - Fairfax, Va. : The Institute, 1981. - iv, 84 leaves : ill. F415.C9 W373  
  
 
=== Census  ===
 
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== Books  ==
 
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*Taylor, Orville W. ''Negro Slavery in Arkansas''. Fayetteville, Arkansas : University of Arkansas Press, 2000. {{FHL|1013376|item|disp=FHL book 976.77 F2t}} {{WorldCat|427195|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat).}}
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*Taylor, Orville W. ''Negro Slavery in Arkansas''. Fayetteville, Arkansas : University of Arkansas Press, 2000. {{FHL|1013376|item|disp=FHL book 976.77 F2t}} {{WorldCat|427195|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat).}}
  
*Burton, Arthur T. ''Black, Buckskin and Blue: African American Scouts and Soldiers on the Western Frontier.'' Austin, Texas : Eaton Press, 1999. {{FHL|824765|item|disp=FHL book 978 F2b}} {{WorldCat|41488875|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat).}}
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*Burton, Arthur T. ''Black, Buckskin and Blue: African American Scouts and Soldiers on the Western Frontier.'' Austin, Texas : Eaton Press, 1999. {{FHL|824765|item|disp=FHL book 978 F2b}} {{WorldCat|41488875|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat).}}
  
*Clark, John Franklin. ''A Brief History of Negro Baptists in Arkansas : A Story of Their Progress and Development, 1867-1939.'' Pine Bluff, Ark. ;: [s.n.], 1938. {{WorldCat|18582044|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat).}}
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*Clark, John Franklin. ''A Brief History of Negro Baptists in Arkansas : A Story of Their Progress and Development, 1867-1939.'' Pine Bluff, Ark. ;: [s.n.], 1938. {{WorldCat|18582044|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat).}}
  
 
*Works Project Administration. ''Slave Narratives: A Folk History of Slavery in the United States from Interviews with Former Slaves''. Arkansas Narratives, Parts 1–7. Digital version at [http://archive.org/search.php?query=arkansas%20narratives%20AND%20mediatype%3Atexts Internet Archive] made available by Project Gutenberg.
 
*Works Project Administration. ''Slave Narratives: A Folk History of Slavery in the United States from Interviews with Former Slaves''. Arkansas Narratives, Parts 1–7. Digital version at [http://archive.org/search.php?query=arkansas%20narratives%20AND%20mediatype%3Atexts Internet Archive] made available by Project Gutenberg.
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*[http://www.arkansasgenealogy.com/aa.htm "Arkansas African-American Records"] at Arkansas Genealogy - Provides resources, including links to African American cemeteries, military records, slave records, and more.
 
*[http://www.arkansasgenealogy.com/aa.htm "Arkansas African-American Records"] at Arkansas Genealogy - Provides resources, including links to African American cemeteries, military records, slave records, and more.
  
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Contents


Introduction

A Research Strategy

Archives and Libraries

Vital Records

Birth Records

Marriage Records

Death Records

Biography

George Berry Washington, Black Plantation Owner. By Iroquois Research Institute ; prepared for Historic Preservation Associates. - Fairfax, Va. : The Institute, 1981. - iv, 84 leaves : ill. F415.C9 W373

Census

Churches

Funeral Homes

Genealogy

History

Newspapers

Military

Probate Records

School Records

Societies and Organizations

Afro-American Historical and Genealogical Society (AAHGS)
AAHGS Arkansas Chapter
P.O. Box 4294
Little Rock, AR 72214

Voting Registers

References

Books

  • Clark, John Franklin. A Brief History of Negro Baptists in Arkansas : A Story of Their Progress and Development, 1867-1939. Pine Bluff, Ark. ;: [s.n.], 1938. At various libraries (WorldCat).
  • Works Project Administration. Slave Narratives: A Folk History of Slavery in the United States from Interviews with Former Slaves. Arkansas Narratives, Parts 1–7. Digital version at Internet Archive made available by Project Gutenberg.