African Ancestry in Missouri 
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    HISTORY & BACKGROUND

    An overview of African American settlement in this state including enslavement, migration patterns, communities, race issues and the peculiar characteristcis of the setting in which they lived.

    Missouri's African American History
    http://www.sos.state.mo.us/archives/resources/africanamerican/intro.asp

    Black Archives of Mid-America
    http://www.blackarchives.org
     



    STATE & LOCAL RESOURCES

    Guide to finding resources in this state including libraries, state archives, university research facilities, genealogy societies, preservation organizations, churches. Can include a link to separate page(s) of resources by type, county or locale. 

    Missouri State Archives
    http://www.sos.state.mo.us/archives/

    Guide to African American History at Missouri State Archives
    http://www.sos.state.mo.us/archives/resources/africanamerican/guide/table.asp

    African Americans in Missouri
    http://www.missouri-slave-data.org
    http://www.usgennet.org/usa/mo/topic/afro-amer/indexusg.html
     



    African Americans in Missouri Resources
     
    African American Newspapers
    http://www.aasm.com/pubs.html

    Look-Up Volunteers:
    http://www.missouri-slave-data.org/volunteers.html

    Missouri GenWeb
    http://www.rootsweb.com/~mogenweb/mo.htm
    Check for your county of interest and subscribe to lists accordingly.
     



    QUERIES, SURNAMES & LOOKUPS

    Maintain a query board or link to any existing one. Include the names, addresses or email addresses of volunteers willing to do research and/or lookups. 
     

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