Guide to African American Genealogy-Related Documents Prior to 1865



This guide divides the materials into six categories: Manuscripts Collections; Microfilm Only Collections; Supreme Court Cases (east & middle Tennessee); Acts of Tennessee 1796-1850; Legislative Petitions 1799-1861; and Bible Records, Church Records, Correspondence, Diaries and Memoirs, Documents, Genealogical Data, and Small Collections.


See also the Selected Bibliography of African American Genealogical Resources in the Tennessee State Library and Archives and the African American Genealogical Resources at the Tennessee State Library and Archives (Resource Guide #09) .