December Holiday Gathering

December 7, 2023

In December, we will gather to share what we have been working on in an informal exchange and to enjoy tasty treats.

Next Meeting:

  • Freedmen’s Bureau: The Assistant Commissioners’ Records with Shelley Murphy
    March 7, 2024 On Zoom: While the field office records of the Freedmen’s Bureau are the most commonly reviewed and include registers of freedmen, labor contracts, and correspondence, the records of the Assistant Commissioners are less frequently examined yet are equally rich in historical detail. This presentation will highlight the “Assistant Commissioners ” who were


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