African American



If you have African American records relating to Colbert County, AL
that you would like to share, please e-mail me. Pat M. Mahan

The American Star
An African American newspaper published in Tuscumbia, Colbert County, AL during the early years of the 20th century. This is the 'social' comings and goings, reports of birth, death and marriage of the Northwest Alabama African Americans.
Black American Religion:
From Slavery to Segregation
Capture of Peter Still's family
[as reported in newspapers]
Colored Picnic
The Alabamian & Times
27 Jun 1872, p. 3
An Emancipation in 1837
Runaways reported in newspapers
Some Aspects of Slavery in the Muscle Shoals Area
A Slave Family's Struggle For Freedom
Slave Sales in Newspapers


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