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Resources to empower African American families to preserve their documentary heritage

The Family

figurative painting of family holding each other: father, child, mother, baby, and third child

The Family by Eugene Grigsby, Jr.

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Initiatives at the Southern Historical Collection

The African American Families Documentation Initiative is one initiative designed to increase African American representation in archival holdings.  Visit us in Wilson Library or check out our website to learn more about our collections, community-driven archiving, and the latest news.