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RootsTech Connect 2021

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RootsTech Connect 2021


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Black History Month Events & Activities

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Journal of Slavery and Data Preservation

Enslaved    
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Digital academic journal that publishes original, peer-reviewed datasets about the lives of enslaved Africans and their descendants drawn from documents produced from the fifteenth to the early twentieth centuries.


Thom Reed AAHGS 2020 Conference

"Gathering at the Welcome Table"
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How the descendants of slave owners and the descendants of the enslaved can work together to discover and share records and bring about healing, understanding and reconnect families torn apart by the institution of slavery.



LIVE Classes

Feb 6th at 2pm African American Research Part I: Jackie Ireland
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Feb 11th at 6-7:30pm African American History Research using Pre & Post 1870 Resources: Dr Edna Briggs
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Feb 13th at 2pm African American Research Part II: Jackie Ireland
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Feb 17th at 7pm African American Research Part I: Jackie Ireland
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Feb 18th at 1-2:30pm African American History Research using Pre & Post 1870 Resources: Dr Edna Briggs
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Feb 24th at 7pm African American Research Part II: Jackie Ireland
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RootsTech 2021

Sharon Leslie Morgan

Founder of OurBlackAncestry.com; writer and genealogist




The International African American Museum’s Center for Family History

“Finding your Black Roots - 29 Ways in 29 Days"    click here





Monthly Events

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Oakland FamilySearch Library
ONGOING
African American Research Workshop


Meets the 4th Wednesday
of every month 6pm - 8pm
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- Facilitator, Pat Jenkins - This is an ongoing, free, hands-on research workshop comprised of African Americans, also referred to as Black or Afro-American, or those who harmonize with Sub-Saharan Africa, with ancestry, citizenship, or residency in the United States. The workshop is an interactive exchange of research tools, methods and systems, and discussions necessary for progress at individual levels of family histories and genealogies impacted by the 16th Century removal of Africans to America as slaves. For additional information E-Mail: pat4gene@gmail.com





Other Events

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Saturday, February 20th, 1:00pm - 2:30pm


John Schmal

Searching for your Indigenous Roots in Mexico - John Schmal


Click → Lecture by John Schmal page for details.






















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