African American Resources for Oklahoma

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A list of resources to research African American ancestors who lived in Oklahoma.


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Archives and Libraries

The Black Archives of Mid-America, located in Kansas City, Missouri, is a center for learning and research into the African American experience in Missouri, Kansas, Iowa, Oklahoma and the Midwest at large.

City Directories

Muskogee Oklahoma Negro Directory : includes the town of Taft (FamilySearch Catalog Film Number:1994331 Item 6)

Freedmen

History of African American Oklahomans
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African Americans

Homestead Records
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Migration

Military

Buffalo Soldiers

Newspapers

Oral History

Oklahoma Slave Narratives

Prison Records

Aylesworth State Prison Farm, 1916-1925, Marshall County, Oklahoma
Schools "The Aylesworth State Prison Farm was an all black prison located in Marshall County and was in existence between 1916 and 1925." -- P. 1. (FamilySearch Catalog Film Number: 1838318 Item 14)

Schools

Sharecropping and Tenant Farming

Tenant Farming and Sharecropping