South Carolina Department of Archives & History hosts African American Genealogy Workshop February 16

The South Carolina Department of Archives & History (SCDAH) will host a genealogy workshop focusing on African American research at the Archives and History Center on February 16, 2019. The workshop will focus on pre and post emancipation government sources in our collection including census records, vital records, military records, state records, county records, and online sources. The session will conclude with a tour of the Research Room and records storage area. Time will also be allotted for individual research consultations.  

The workshop will take place on Saturday, February 16 from 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM at the Archives and History Center located at 8301 Parklane Road in Columbia. The workshop is free and open to the public, however, space is limited and pre-registration is recommended. To register, please call 803-896-0339 or go to

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  1. Carol Keller Cheeseboro on January 28, 2019 at 5:41 pm

    Awesome this a great opportunity to get involved in your history.

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