Added Feb 16 2018

The records left by the Freedmen's Bureau through its work between 1865 and 1872 constitute the richest and most extensive documentary source available for investigating the African American experience in the post-Civil War and Reconstruction eras. Want to learn more about these records and much more? Check out our resources related to African American history and genealogy on and the following page: n-americans/freedmens-bureau

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February 16, 2018
    African American Records: Freedmen's Bureau
    " unequaled wealth of information that extends the reach of black family studies and social history"

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