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At a loss about where to start finding records about your African-American ancestors? Here's a great place to start - at the 'African-American Records Quick Guide' webpage on FamilySearch.Org.
This site will take you by the hand and show you how to find records you didn't even know existed!
African-American Records Quick Guide