AfriGeneas Genealogy and History Forum
Re: Amazing Coincidence at Conference
In Response To: Amazing Coincidence at Conference ()
What a great story!!! There are a couple of lessons there---
2) The value of using oral history collections was a critical part of the story which was the focus of your session. Frequently collections provide details about the lives of individuals---but also provide amazing glimpses into the quality of life for the entire community.
3) Of course the other piece was the chance that AAHGS national president would be a direct descendant and was there hoping to learn more about his ancestor. What a story!!!