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Jamboree

June

01
Saturday
3:30PM - 4:30PM

Freedmen of Indian Territory: Critical Records and Databases

Presenter: Angela Walton-Raji, BA, MEd


Ancestors who were enslaved in Indian Territory later became known as Freedmen of the Five Civilized Tribes. There are numerous records from the Dawes Roll and Beyond. This session will explore documents from the Dawes era, federal census records, military records, Loyalist Claims, Indian Pioneer Papers, school records, and much more.

Level:
Beginner, Intermediate
Topic:
Record Types, Repositories
Focus:
African-American, Native American