Reconstruction Period Research Forum
Black Studies - NARA Catalog online
One of the classic publications of the National Archives, this catalog contains a list of some of the available microfilm resources for Post Civil War research. Although not a complete list, it is useful in understanding important NARA collections.
"This catalog lists the National Archives and Records Administration (NARA) microfilm publications of records that relate directly to African Americans in the United States. Brief narratives, which describe these publications, give the background of the office that created or accumulated the records, as well as the type, scope, and organization of the records themselves. Detailed roll-by-roll listings are also given for most of the records."... Read More ...