Friday, February 1, 2019

Massive New Database Coming to Identify Enslaved Americans & Descendants

Michigan State University has just announced a project, supported by a $15 million grant from the Mellon Foundation, to compile an online hub of databases from around the world to help identify African-American slaves and their descendants.

The website Open Culture published this important article on 23 January 2018 at This project promises to be one of the most important online endeavors for African-American researchers and historians.

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