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AFRICAN AMERICAN GENEALOGY WORKSHOP African American Research at the Library of Virginia: Genealogy to 1870

July 12 @ 9:30 am - 12:30 pm

| $20 – $25

Explore the methods and resources for African American genealogy prior to the end of the Civil War. Library of Virginia reference archivist Cara Griggs presents ways to determine whether an individual was enslaved or free and what types of records will be useful for further research. Learn about the Library’s collections including cohabitation registers, free Negro registers, lists, wills, deeds, and tax records as well as selected federal records that can be accessed through databases. For more information, contact ashley.ramey@lva.virginia.gov or 804.692.3001.

Details

Date:
July 12
Time:
9:30 am - 12:30 pm
Email:
ashley.ramey@lva.virginia.gov
Cost:
$20 – $25
Event Type:
Website:
africanamericangenealogy2019.eventbrite.com
Organizer:
Library of Virginia
Locality:
Richmond
Open to the public:
Yes

Venue

800 East Broad Street, Richmond, VA 23219 United States
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Phone:
8046923001
Website:
http://www.lva.virginia.gov/