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AAHGS Metro Atlanta

P. O. Box 54131

Atlanta, GA 30308-9998

aahgsatlanta@gmail.com

City of Sandy Springs
JUNETEENTH Celebration

Wednesday, June 19

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(Visit AAHGS Metro Atlanta

Chapter booth at City Green!)

 

 

AAHGS 45th Conference

Held virtually Oct. 10-12, 2024

Theme: "Fighting Erasure:

Staying Visible by Keeping

African American Genealogy

and History in Focus"

 

 

Our Congratulations to
AAHGS-Atl’s Terri Ward,

winner of the coveted

Frazine K. Taylor

IGHR Scholarship

“Researching African

American Ancestors”

Attend IGHR 2024.

(July 21-26)

 

 

Presented March 9, 2024

by LDS, AAHGS-Atl, et.al.

SEE WHAT YOU MISSED!

AAHGS-Atl Presenters

The Day’s Agenda

 

 

Presented Feb. 18, 2024

SEE WHAT YOU MISSED!

 

REVOLUTIONARY HISTORY
GA Loyalists, Slavery, DNA

AAHGS-Atl's Terri Ward and

Adolphus Armstrong

for Coastal GA Genealogical Society

View presentation.

 

 

Held February 1-3, 2024

SEE WHAT YOU MISSED!

Recordings on YouTube

Photo Gallery

 

 

WE’RE AAHGS NAT’L 2023
CHAPTER OF THE YEAR!
Members Win 3 Categories.

View details!

 

 

CHAPTER MEMBERS!
Committee Volunteer
Opportunities:

Grant Writer ● Research Projects

Email us for details!

RESEARCH

Major Repositories in the Area

National Archives at Atlanta In Morrow, GA (an Atlanta suburb near Hartsfield-Jackson Atl. Int'l. Airport), next door to the Georgia Archives

Georgia Archives In Morrow, GA (an Atlanta suburb near Hartsfield-Jackson Atl. Int'l. Airport), next door to the National Archives at Atlanta

Auburn Avenue Research Library on African American Culture and History (in Atlanta)

Robert W. Woodruff Library (Atlanta University Center)

Atlanta History Center

Black Genealogy
Celebrating Black History at Atlanta History Center

Stuart A. Rose Manuscript, Archives, and Rare Book Library (Emory University - Atlanta)

Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library (University of Georgia - Athens)

Selected Metro Atlanta County Library Genealogy Web Pages

Selected County Libraries Elsewhere in Georgia

Georgia Research Sources

Virtual Repositories

Digital Library of Georgia

On Our Members Only Page

  • Chapter Meeting Recordings and Handouts
  • Chapter Member Surname Research List
  • Databases: Enslavement, NC WWI Black Military, Sundown Towns & more
  • Links to Historical and Research Videos
  • Deep-dive References
  • Our Chapter's Forerunner: "African American Family History Association" (AAFHA) 1977-1997

 National Databases

Museums Nationwide

Selected Key Organizations

Other Sources

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