5780 Jonesboro Road
The Enduring Chronicle:
Reconstruction and the Promise of Freedom
Hosted in partnership with the National Archives at Atlanta
Limited seating. Registration required.
Register at: firstname.lastname@example.org
A celebration of genealogy during our final 2014 meeting in December . . .
Sage research advice from the "Ancient One."
Musical performance by the Still Waters Youth Sinfo-Nia of Metro Atlanta.
Libations to our ancestors.
See all photos here.
Black WWII History and WWI Military Records. By historian Robert Williams and professional researcher Elyse Hill, Chapter members. (See handouts and photos on our "Members Only" page.)
The Afro-American Historical and Genealogical Society's (AAHGS) Metro Atlanta Chapter provides a local forum for family-tree researchers by sharing historical and genealogical information, methodology and sources about African Americans with roots not just in Georgia, but in all states and nations.
►Workshops and a speakers' forum to meet the needs and interests of chapter members
►Monthly meetings that offer opportunities to meet other researchers and share research strategies, problems and successes unique to African American family tree searches
►State Research Focus Groups for researchers of specific states, as determined by member interest and participation
►Friendly interactions between family history researchers and genealogists of all levels of experience, from beginners to published experts
*(The 25-photo slideshow at the top features AAHGS Metro Atlanta Chapter members' ancestors, American black history mileposts, significant places and some of the documents we all seek. To pause the slideshow, hover your cursor over the desired image.)
Saturdays, Feb. 7, 10 and 24. Conducted by our own Dr. D.L. Henderson, AAHGS Metro Atlanta Chapter member and former president. Sponsored by the City of Atlanta.