This Project Will Help Millions Of African Americans Find Their Ancestors

June 26, 2015   // 0 Comments

  By Emily Tess Katz  -Huff Post Black Voices African Americans will soon have a new window into their family history and lineage thanks to the Freedmen's Bureau Project. The organization will be digitizing hundreds of hand-written records gathered by the Freedman's Bureau Office between 1865 and 1872. The office served as a place for former slaves to report abusive slave masters, re...

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