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*''Documents Relating to the Military and Naval Service of Blacks Awarded the Congressional Medal of Honor from the Civil War to the Spanish-American War'', (Washington [District of Columbia] : The National Archives, 1973), on 4 microfilm reels {{FHL|588836|item|disp=FHL films 1601548-1601551}}.  
 
*''Documents Relating to the Military and Naval Service of Blacks Awarded the Congressional Medal of Honor from the Civil War to the Spanish-American War'', (Washington [District of Columbia] : The National Archives, 1973), on 4 microfilm reels {{FHL|588836|item|disp=FHL films 1601548-1601551}}.  
 
*Freedman's Savings and Trust Company (Tallahassee, Florida), ''Registers of Signatures of Depositors, 1866-1872'', (Washington [District of Columbia] : National Archives. Central Plains Region, 1969). {{FHL|709439|item|disp=FHL film 928575 item 4}}.
 
*Freedman's Savings and Trust Company (Tallahassee, Florida), ''Registers of Signatures of Depositors, 1866-1872'', (Washington [District of Columbia] : National Archives. Central Plains Region, 1969). {{FHL|709439|item|disp=FHL film 928575 item 4}}.
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=== Archives and Libraries<br>  ===
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*[http://www.famu.edu/index.cfm?BlackArchives&ArchivalHoldings The Black Archives Research Center] at the Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University (FAMU). The majority of the archival holdings are records about the history of Africans and African Americans, especially their institutions and organizations, with an impressive holding of manuscripts, rare books, journals, magazines, maps, newspapers, and photographs.
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*[http://www.africanaheritage.com/ Africana Heritage Project] at the University of South Florida (USF). Their mission "is to rediscover precious records that document the names and lives of former slaves, freedpersons and their descendants, and share those records on this free Internet site."<br>
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*[http://www.broward.org/Library/LocationsHours/Branches/Pages/AA.aspx African-American Research Library and Cultural Center ]has branches in various locations. They have resources with information on local history and books from Africa, the Caribbean and North and South America.<br>
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*[http://www.faahpn.com/faaphn/?page_id=13 Florida African American Heritage Preservation Network] (FAAHPN) "Its mission is to promote the preservation of African American landmarks and legacies...". It has a directory of Florida African-American museums with links to their web sites.<br>
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*[http://aas.cah.ucf.edu/mundycenter/ Carol E. Mundy African American Cultural and Diasporic Research Center] at the University of Central Florida promotes the study of African American history and research the history that pertains to the central Florida area.<br>
  
 
=== Societies  ===
 
=== Societies  ===
  
*Afro-American Historical and Genealogical Society, [http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~flcfaahg/ Central Florida Chapter]
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*Afro-American Historical and Genealogical Society, [http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~flcfaahg/ Central Florida Chapter]  
*Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University (FAMU), [http://www.famu.edu/index.cfm?BlackArchives&ArchivalHoldings The Black Archives Research Center]. The majority of the archival holdings are records about the history of Africans and African Americans, especially their institutions and organizations, with an impressive holding of manuscripts, rare books, journals, magazines, maps, newspapers, and photographs. <br>
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*[http://lcbhs.ebmnet.com/ Lee County Black History Society], has the Williams Academy Black History Museum.
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Contents

Internet Sites

Other Sources

Books
  • Brown, Canter, Jr. Florida's Black Public Officials, 1867-1924, (Tuscaloosa, Alabama : University of Alabama Press, c1998). FHL book 975.9 D34b
  • Florida Memory, The Black Experience: A Guide to African American Resources in the State Library and Archives of Florida (accessed 6 April 2012).
  • McGriff, Delbra D. The Black Experience: a Guide to Afro-American Resources in the Florida State Archives, (Tallahassee, Florida: Florida Department of State Division of Library and Information Services, 1991). FHL book 975.9 A1 no. 122 Revised 2002 digitized version.
Films
  • Documents Relating to the Military and Naval Service of Blacks Awarded the Congressional Medal of Honor from the Civil War to the Spanish-American War, (Washington [District of Columbia] : The National Archives, 1973), on 4 microfilm reels FHL films 1601548-1601551.
  • Freedman's Savings and Trust Company (Tallahassee, Florida), Registers of Signatures of Depositors, 1866-1872, (Washington [District of Columbia] : National Archives. Central Plains Region, 1969). FHL film 928575 item 4.

Archives and Libraries

  • The Black Archives Research Center at the Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University (FAMU). The majority of the archival holdings are records about the history of Africans and African Americans, especially their institutions and organizations, with an impressive holding of manuscripts, rare books, journals, magazines, maps, newspapers, and photographs.
  • Africana Heritage Project at the University of South Florida (USF). Their mission "is to rediscover precious records that document the names and lives of former slaves, freedpersons and their descendants, and share those records on this free Internet site."
  • African-American Research Library and Cultural Center has branches in various locations. They have resources with information on local history and books from Africa, the Caribbean and North and South America.
  • Florida African American Heritage Preservation Network (FAAHPN) "Its mission is to promote the preservation of African American landmarks and legacies...". It has a directory of Florida African-American museums with links to their web sites.
  • Carol E. Mundy African American Cultural and Diasporic Research Center at the University of Central Florida promotes the study of African American history and research the history that pertains to the central Florida area.

Societies