21 April 2016
Jamboree 2016 Speaker Spotlight: Angela Yvette Walton-Raji
Saturday, June 4, 2016 10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.
SA015 Finding Indian Ancestors in African American Families
Both 19th and 20th century records hold extensive data for Native American research. This session illustrates how to document blended families and how to tell their unique stories. Level: Beg.
Saturday, June 4, 2016 5:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.
SA049 Black Benevolent Societies of the 19th and 20th Centuries
Benevolent societies provided financial assistance, health and death benefits for thousands of Black families after Freedom. This session illustrates their impact on Black families. Level: Beg.