African-American Resources for Missouri

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''[[United States of America|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Missouri|Missouri]]'' [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] '''African American Resources for Missouri'''
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* [http://shs.umsystem.edu/research/guides/africanamerican.shtml African-American Genealogy]  State Historical Society of Missouri  
 
* [http://shs.umsystem.edu/research/guides/africanamerican.shtml African-American Genealogy]  State Historical Society of Missouri  
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* [http://www.blackarchives.org/ Black Archives of Mid-America]
 
* [http://www.blackarchives.org/ Black Archives of Mid-America]
  
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=== Slavery  ===
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===== Family History Library  =====
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*Blattner, Teresa, ''People of Color : Black Genealogical Records and Abstracts from Missouri Sources" (Bowie, Maryland : Heritage Books, c1993,c 1998) {{WorldCat|29334936|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}};{{FHL|597154|item|disp=FHL Book 977.8 F2bt volume 1 and 2}}''
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*Brown, William Wells, ''Narrative of william W. Brown, a Fugitive Slave'' (NY, NY : Johnson Reprint, 1970) {{WorldCat|457165953|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|45483|item|disp=FHL book 921.73 B815b}}
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*Eddlemon, Sherida K. and Marlene A. Towle, ''Missouri Genealogical Records and Abstracts'' (Bowie, Maryland : Heritage Books, c1990-2001) {{WorldCat|22158491|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|579651|item|disp=FHL book 977.8 R4e Volumes 2–6; CD-ROM no. 2762 v. 3}}
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*Mallory, Rudena Kramer, ''Claims by Missourians for compensation of enlisted slaves : records of the U.S. District Court of Kansas, Slave Compensation Records, November 3, 1866 to February 21, 1867, Record Group 21, National Archives-Central Plains Region, Kansas City, Missouri'' (SLC, Utah:Genealogical Society of Utah, 1992) {{FHL|551311|item|disp=FHL film 1597959 item 4}}
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*Lee, George R., ''Slavery North of St. Louis'' (Canton, Missouri : Lewis County Historical Society, Missouri, [200?]) {{WorldCat|44094812|disp=At other libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1483403|item|disp=FHL book 977.8 H6L}}
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*''State Slavery Statues'' (Bethesda, Maryland : University Publications of America, c1989) {{FHL|723107|item|disp=FHL fiche 6118911}}
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*United States Bureau of Refugees, Freedmen, and Abandoned Lands and Washington Reginald, ''Records of the field offices for the state of Missouri, Bureau of Refugees, Freedmen, and Abandoned Lands, 1865-1972 : NARA, RG 105, M1908'' (College Park, MD : NARA, 2004) {{FHL|1461239|item|disp=FHL films 2426982–2427005}}
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===== Other Books <br> =====
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*McLaurin, Melton Alonza, ''Celia, A Slave (''Athens&nbsp;: University of Georgia Press, 1991).&nbsp; Discusses the trial in 1855 of eighteen-year-old slave Celia for the murder of her&nbsp;abusive master Robert Newsom in Callaway County, Missouri.
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*'''James Cox: &nbsp;'''This was posted on the Missouri Genealogy Research Community on Facebook: Record of a slave girl named Malinda, born about 1824 and was hired out to work for W S Pollard and C Bustes (sp) during 1860. Her owner, James Cox, had died in 1858 in Kingston Twp, Caldwell, Mo. [https://www.facebook.com/MissouriGenealogy/posts/282573498442935 See post.&nbsp;]
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Contents

Online Resources

Slavery

Family History Library
  • Mallory, Rudena Kramer, Claims by Missourians for compensation of enlisted slaves : records of the U.S. District Court of Kansas, Slave Compensation Records, November 3, 1866 to February 21, 1867, Record Group 21, National Archives-Central Plains Region, Kansas City, Missouri (SLC, Utah:Genealogical Society of Utah, 1992) FHL film 1597959 item 4
  • State Slavery Statues (Bethesda, Maryland : University Publications of America, c1989) FHL fiche 6118911
  • United States Bureau of Refugees, Freedmen, and Abandoned Lands and Washington Reginald, Records of the field offices for the state of Missouri, Bureau of Refugees, Freedmen, and Abandoned Lands, 1865-1972 : NARA, RG 105, M1908 (College Park, MD : NARA, 2004) FHL films 2426982–2427005
Other Books
  • McLaurin, Melton Alonza, Celia, A Slave (Athens : University of Georgia Press, 1991).  Discusses the trial in 1855 of eighteen-year-old slave Celia for the murder of her abusive master Robert Newsom in Callaway County, Missouri.
Slave owners
  • James Cox:  This was posted on the Missouri Genealogy Research Community on Facebook: Record of a slave girl named Malinda, born about 1824 and was hired out to work for W S Pollard and C Bustes (sp) during 1860. Her owner, James Cox, had died in 1858 in Kingston Twp, Caldwell, Mo. See post.