Events & Conferences

Upcoming Workshops & Conferences


April 19-20, 2014

Black History Showcase
Pennsylvania Convention Center
Philadelphia, PA

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April 24-26, 2014

Lancaster Family History Conference
Lancaster Mennonite Historical Society
Lancaster, PA

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May 3, 2014

The African American Genealogy Group Presents Tony Burroughs
Family History Center at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints
Philadelphia, PA

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May 7-10, 2014

National Genealogical Society 2014 Family History Conference
Greater Richmond Conference Center

Richmond, VA

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August 27-30, 2014

Federation of Genealogical Societies Conference
Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center
San Antonio, TX

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September 27, 2014

25th Anniversary Celebration of the African American Genealogy Group
Location TBD
Philadelphia, PA

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Brooklyn Abolitionists/In Pursuit of Freedom
Brooklyn Historical Society
128 Pierrepont Street
Brooklyn Heights, NY
Exhibit runs from January 2014 to 2018


Tell It With Pride: The 54th Massachusetts Regiment and Augustus Saint-Gaudens Shaw Memorial
Civil War History
The highlight of the exhibit is the array of photos of the enlisted men, including Frederick Douglass’ son.
William H. Carney first Negro/Black recipient of the Medal of Honor was in the 54th
Massachusetts Historical Society
1154 Boylston Street
Boston, MA 02215
Feb 21 to May 23, 2014


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