SCHOLARSHP ON SOUTHERN FARMS AND PLANTATIONS
An examination of scholarly work on slavery and related
topics. Very useful, with bibliography.
GENEALOGY WEB SITE
One of the best sites around for sources on doing
genealogy. Its also a member of the Afro-American
Web Ring (http://www.halcon.com/halcon/1ring.html),
a huge assortment (over 1400) of African American related
THE SOMERSET PLANTATION WEB SITE
Somerset Place is a restored plantation on the banks of
Lake Phelps in rural Washington County. It was built in
1780, and many of its structures have been rebuilt or
refurbished, including the main plantation house and some
support buildings like the kitchen and smoke houses. It
is now managed by Dorothy Spruill Redford, a descendant
of one of the enslaved people who lived at Somerset. She
has also written a book about her search for her
ancestors, entitled "Somerset Homecoming"
highly recommended reading.
African-American census schedules on line. Great
African American Lifelines very good genealogy
From their introduction:
"Afrigeneas is a mailing list focused on
genealogical research and resources in general and on
African ancestry in particular. This page [the home page]
serves as a focal point for information about
African-ancestored families and for pointers to
genealogical sources worldwide."
This is a great site, with links to lots of other site
about African American genealogy and history.
Good site for many resources on African-American history,
including mailing lists and other links.
This is the home page of the "Uppity Wench
Brew". Its name indicates that theres
some interesting stuff there and the home page has
quite a few useful links to archaeology, anthropology,
genealogy, and other areas. The direct link to the
archaeology section is the one I've listed above.
The History Beat: United States History on the Internet
History Resources From Around The Globe
Webliography: The Louisiana State Universitys web
site, with many useful links to other archaeology and
anthropology web sites.
L. Graydon Mulls Anthropology Web Ring
excellent links, layout, organization.
History Today. Excellent online version of the printed
journal this is a great site. Lots of links,
reviews, feature articles, forums, search engine.
Jennifers Archaeology Web Site
This page has good archaeology and anthropology links,
including a number of links to CRM (Cultural Resource
Management) web sites.
Archaeological Institute for America. This is an
excellent source of reviewed links in archaeology.
"The Ancestor Page: Dedicated to Ancient Legacy and
its role in community"
This site is a loving, inclusive site designed for people
who are interested in learning more about the ancestors.
Cyndis list of Genealogy sites on the Internet
This is a huge site, with over 40,400 links to other
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