February 5th Webinar: “Who Owned Solomon? A Case Study of 19th Century African American Research”

Janice Lovelace's webinar topic for February 5th

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The Webinar

Who Owned Solomon? A Case Study of 19th Century African American Research

  • Date: Tuesday, February 5, 2019
  • Time: 8:00 p.m. Eastern

Many African American researchers struggle to break through the brick wall of slavery. This presentation looks at techniques to identify slave-owners through the use of land, probate and court records.

The Presenter

Janice Lovelace, Ph.D. is a genealogical researcher, author and lecturer, with over thirty years of experience. Dr. Lovelace is a frequent speaker at national and regional genealogy conferences on health and genetics, ethnic minority genealogy, and research methodology. She authored the National Genealogical Society’s continuing education course African American Roots: A Historical Perspective and is an instructor at the Midwest African American Genealogical Institute (MAAGI).


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