Genealogy Adventures

Book Club II: Journal of a Residence on a Georgian Plantation in 1838-1839

“Journal of a Residence on a Georgian Plantation” in 1838-1839 (published 1863) by Frances “Fanny” Anne…

S04 E25: The Women’s Army Corp 6888th Central Postal Directory Battalion – Part 1

The 6888th Central Postal Directory Battalion, nicknamed the “Six Triple Eight”, was an all-black battalion of…

S04 E24: Civil Right’s Activist Modjeska Monteith Simkins with Dr. Adrienne Petty & Dr. Henrie Treadwell

We welcomed Maj. Charles Williams (aka Trooper Charles Williams) to the show to enlighten us about…

Grappling with Old Fake News in Genealogy Research

Anyone with a nodding familiarity of national elections from 2016 to today in western societies is…

S04 E23: Heroes of the U.S. Civil Rights Movement Series: Dr. Frank Smith, Jr

We welcomed Maj. Charles Williams (aka Trooper Charles Williams) to the show to enlighten us about…

From Enslavement to Freedom: The Saga Of Butler Island Plantation

We welcomed Maj. Charles Williams (aka Trooper Charles Williams) to the show to enlighten us about…

S04 E22: Introducing the Buffalo Soldier National Museum with Trooper Charles Williams

We welcomed Maj. Charles Williams (aka Trooper Charles Williams) to the show to enlighten us about…

S04 E21: The Integration of the University of South Carolina with Dr. Henrie Treadwell

From 1873 to 1877, USC had some of the most notable African Americans as students. Three…

S04 Special: Panel with AAHGS NJ: The Lost Connection Between Genealogy and History

The New Jersey Chapter of the Afro American Historical & Genealogical Society and Genealogy Adventures had…

S04 E20: Barbara Johns & the Robert Russa Moton Museum with Cameron Patterson

This episode is the first in our Heroes of the Civil Rights Movement series as part…