African American Online Genealogy Records

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*African American Newspapers, 1827-1998 from Readex <br>  
 
*African American Newspapers, 1827-1998 from Readex <br>  
 
*[http://search.proquest.com/cv_514189?accountid=12084 Historical Black Newspapers] from ProQuest<br>  
 
*[http://search.proquest.com/cv_514189?accountid=12084 Historical Black Newspapers] from ProQuest<br>  
*[http://www.blackrefer.com/newspapers.html] <br>  
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*[http://www.blackrefer.com/newspapers.html Newspaper] <br>  
*[http://guides.hcl.harvard.edu/aasnewspaper] <br>
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*[http://guides.hcl.harvard.edu/aasnewspaper Harvard Newspaper] <br>
  
 
Lathan A. Windley, ''[http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/9217777 Runaway Slave Advertisements: a Documentary History from the 1730s to 1790]'', 4 v. (Westport, Conn.: Greenwood Press, 1983). Contents: Vol.1 Virginia and North Carolina -- v.2 Maryland -- v.3 South Carolina -- v.4 Georgia. <br> <br>  
 
Lathan A. Windley, ''[http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/9217777 Runaway Slave Advertisements: a Documentary History from the 1730s to 1790]'', 4 v. (Westport, Conn.: Greenwood Press, 1983). Contents: Vol.1 Virginia and North Carolina -- v.2 Maryland -- v.3 South Carolina -- v.4 Georgia. <br> <br>  
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*[http://docsouth.unc.edu/neh/ North American Slave Narratives]<br>  
 
*[http://docsouth.unc.edu/neh/ North American Slave Narratives]<br>  
 
*[http://docsouth.unc.edu/fpn/ First-Person Narratives of the American South]<br>  
 
*[http://docsouth.unc.edu/fpn/ First-Person Narratives of the American South]<br>  
*[http://memory.loc.gov/ammem/collections/voices/ Voices from the Days of Slavery] <br>
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*[http://memory.loc.gov/ammem/collections/voices/ Voices from the Days of Slavery] <br>  
 
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*''The American Slave: A Composite Autobiography'' by George P. Rawick. 19 volumes with Supplement,  
<br> ''The American Slave: A Composite Autobiography. ''by George P. Rawick. 19 volumes with Supplement,  
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*[https://familysearch.org/search/catalog/61226?availability=Family%20History%20Library Series 1 and 2] make 42 volumes. Westport, Conn.: Greenwood Pub. Co., [1972- <br><br>
 
*[https://familysearch.org/search/catalog/61226?availability=Family%20History%20Library Series 1 and 2] make 42 volumes. Westport, Conn.: Greenwood Pub. Co., [1972- <br><br>
 
<center>'''Periodicals''' <center></center><br>  
 
<center>'''Periodicals''' <center></center><br>  
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<center>'''Slave Trade'''</center> <br>  
 
<center>'''Slave Trade'''</center> <br>  
 
*[http://memory.loc.gov/ammem/sthtml/sthome.html American Memory - Slaves and the Courts 1740-1860]<br>  
 
*[http://memory.loc.gov/ammem/sthtml/sthome.html American Memory - Slaves and the Courts 1740-1860]<br>  
*[http://memory.loc.gov/ammem/sthtml/sthome.html]<br> *[http://library.uncg.edu/slavery/ Digital Library on American Slavery] by The University of North Carolina at Greensboro. <br> *[http://www.slavevoyages.org/tast/index.faces The Trans-Atlantic Slave Trade Database] <br>  
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*[http://library.uncg.edu/slavery/ Digital Library on American Slavery] by The University of North Carolina at Greensboro. <br>  
*[http://www.archives.gov/research/african-americans/slavery-records.html Records that pertain to American Slavery and the International Slave Trade *[http://library.uncg.edu/slavery/ Digital Library on American Slavery] by University of North Carolina at Greensboro. <br>  
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*[http://www.slavevoyages.org/tast/index.faces The Trans-Atlantic Slave Trade Database] <br>  
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*[http://www.archives.gov/research/african-americans/slavery-records.html Records that pertain to American Slavery and the International Slave Trade]
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*[http://library.uncg.edu/slavery/ Digital Library on American Slavery] by University of North Carolina at Greensboro. <br>  
 
*[http://secure.amdigital.co.uk/Login.aspx?sessionID=ppdgsm45pltpj3555fcaig55&returnURL=http%3a%2f%2fwww.slavery.amdigital.co.uk%2fDefault.aspx&login=http://www.slavery.amdigital.co.uk/Login.aspx&cookiesTesting=true Slavery ,Abolition, and Social Justice]from Adam Matthew Digital
 
*[http://secure.amdigital.co.uk/Login.aspx?sessionID=ppdgsm45pltpj3555fcaig55&returnURL=http%3a%2f%2fwww.slavery.amdigital.co.uk%2fDefault.aspx&login=http://www.slavery.amdigital.co.uk/Login.aspx&cookiesTesting=true Slavery ,Abolition, and Social Justice]from Adam Matthew Digital
 
<center>'''Southern Claims Commission'''</center>  
 
<center>'''Southern Claims Commission'''</center>  

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Lathan A. Windley, Runaway Slave Advertisements: a Documentary History from the 1730s to 1790, 4 v. (Westport, Conn.: Greenwood Press, 1983). Contents: Vol.1 Virginia and North Carolina -- v.2 Maryland -- v.3 South Carolina -- v.4 Georgia.

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