Full day educational seminar on African American family history research. Presenter is internationally known genealogist Tony Burroughs FUGA, who has presented over 100 lectures and keynote addresses in the US and Canada. He is the founder of the Center for Black Genealogy and is a former professor at Chicago State University.
Burroughs has appeared as a guest genealogy expert on numerous television shows, including Who Do You Think You Are?, and African American Lives with Henry Louis Gates. His book, Black Roots; A Beginner's Guide to Tracing the African American Family Tree, is number one on Essence Magazine's Best Seller List.
Lectures will include The Seven Phases of African American Genealogy; From Census to Slavery; Freedmen's Bureau Research; and Why You Don't Find Your Ancestors.
Dates & Times
- Saturday, April 18, 2020 @ 10:00 am 2020-04-18 10:00:00 2020-04-18 13:00:00 America/Chicago Paths to Freedom: African American Research in the South //artandseek.org/calendar/event/103130/paths-to-freedom-african-american-research-in-the-south Dallas Public Library - J. Erik Jonsson Central Library, 1515 Young Street, Dallas, TX, 75201