Resources & Collections: African American

  • AAHGS News and Journal of the Afro-American Historical and Genealogical Society
  • The American Slave, 42 vols. - compiled by Rawick
  • Black Genesis, 2nd edition - Rose & Eichholz
  • Exchanging our Country Marks : the Transformation of African Identities in the Colonial and Antebellum South - Gomez
  • Free African Americans of North Carolina, Virginia, and South Carolina from the Colonial Period to About 1820, 5th ed. 2 vols. - Heinegg
  • Free Negro Owners of Slaves in the United States in 1830 Together With Absentee Ownership of Slaves in the United States in 1830 - Woodson
  • Freedman's Bank Records [compact disk] - LDS Church
  • An Index of African Americans Identified in Selected Records of the Bureau of Refugees, Freedmen, and Abandoned Lands - Lawson
  • Indexes to Deposit Ledgers in Branches of the Freedman's Savings and Trust Company,1865-1874 [microfilm] M 817 (5 rolls)
  • Marriage Records of the Office of the Commissioner, Washington Headquarters of the Bureau of Refugees, Freedmen, and Abandoned Lands, 1865-1870. [microfilm] M1875 (5 rolls)
  • Records of the Assistant Commissioner for the State of Georgia, Bureau of Refugees, Freedmen, and Abandoned Lands, 1865-1869 [microfilm] M798 (36 rolls)
  • Records of the Field Offices for the State of Georgia, Bureau of Refugees, Freedmen, and Abandoned Lands, 1865-1872. [microfilm] M1903 (90 rolls)
  • Records of the Field Offices for the State of Georgia, Bureau of Refugees, Freedmen, and Abandoned Lands, 1865-1872 - Washington ; Pamphlet describing M1903.
  • Records of the Superintendent of Education for the State of Georgia, Bureau of Refugees, Freedmen, and Abandoned Lands, 1865-1870 [microfilm] M799 (28 rolls)
  • Registers of Signatures of Depositions in Branches of the Freedman's Savings and Trust Company, 1865-1874 [microfilm] M816 (2 rolls)
  • Slave Bills of Sale Project (Georgia) (2 vols. bound as one)????
  • Slave Law in the Americas - Watson

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NATIVE AMERICAN

Most of our materials are on the Creeks (and the groups that made up the Creek confederation) and the Cherokees since they are the major indigenous groups that were in Georgia for most of our recorded history.
  • Cherokee By Blood : Records of Eastern Cherokee Ancestry in the US Court of Claims, 1906-1910, 9 vols. Jordan
  • Cherokee Connections : An Introduction to Genealogical Sources Pertaining to Cherokee Ancestors - Gormley
  • Cherokee 1880 Census Schedules, Schedules 1-6, Authorized by an Act of the Cherokee National Council of December 3, 1879 [microfilm] P2072 (4 rolls)
  • Cherokee Old Settlers : The 1896 Old Settler Payroll and the 1851 Old Settler Payroll - Hampton
  • Citizenship Case Files of the U.S. Court in Indian Territory, 1896-1897. [microfilm] P2293 (12 rolls)
  • Dawes Roll "Plus" of Cherokee Nation "1898" - Blankenship
  • Guion Miller Roll "Plus" of Eastern Cherokee, East & West of Mississippi "1909" - Blankenship
  • Index to Cherokee 1896 Census, not Including Freedmen. [microfilm] P2136 (1 roll)
  • Index to the Cherokee Freedmen Enrollment Cards of the Dawes Commission, 1901-1906 - Page
  • Native American Research Center Pensacola Public Library, Genealogy Section. Full name indexes Creek Indians east of the Mississippi : Register: Friendly Creek Indians of Alabama and Northwest Florida ancestors and descendants, part one & part two : Creek Indian ancestry research documents and notes, part three : a genealogical publication compiled from microfilm copies at the Native American Research Center… - Snider
  • Records of the Five Civilized Tribes Agency. Index to Orders for Removal of Restrictions, Muskogee [microfilm] P2097 (Formerly 7RA-32) (1 roll)
  • Register of Indians in World War I [microfilm] P2292 (1 roll) formerly 7RA-347)
  • Revisions to the Wallace Rolls of Cherokee Freedmen and Delaware and Shawnee Cherokees, ca. 1890-1896 [microfilm] M1833 (1 roll)
  • Rolls and Registers for the Delaware Indians, n.d.; Shawnee Indians, 1871; and Cherokee Indians, 1817, 1866, and 1881 [microfilm] P2139 (1 roll)
  • Tracing Ancestors Among the Five Civilized Tribes : Southeastern Indians Prior to Removal - Lennon
  • Woodward's Reminiscences of the Creek, or Miscogee Indians, Contained in Letters to Friends in Georgia and Alabama - Woodward

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