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Black History: A Guide to Civilian Records in the National Archives Hardcover – July, 1984

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Newman has performed much preliminary leg work for researchers in black American history. She itemizes and discusses the National Archives records of 141 U.S. federal agencies from the colonial period into the 1970s, identifying them by record group number. A history of each agency and the nature of its concern with black Americans lends contextual depth to each description. Similar guides exist, some of which are Newman's, but this is the most comprehensive one in print. Newman has opened a door of discovery in black history by creating a lively and efficient means of access to largely unexplored primary source documents, endowing them with a potential for maximum utility to researchers. Susan E. Parker, Tufts Univ. Lib., Medford, Mass.
Copyright 1986 Reed Business Information, Inc.
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  • Hardcover: 379 pages
  • Publisher: Natl Archives Trust Fund Board; illustrated edition edition (July 1984)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0911333215
  • ISBN-13: 978-0911333213
  • Product Dimensions: 1 x 6.2 x 9.2 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 1.9 pounds
  • Average Customer Review: 5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1 customer review)
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By Jonathan Love on October 16, 2014
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Very good source for information.
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