Genealogy Adventures

S04 E30: Policing African Americans: From Slave Patrols to Police Depts (Ret. P.C. Ralph Godbee, Jr)

In this episode, Susan Anderson shares her considerable knowledge about how The Gold Rush Era marked…

S04 E29: African-Descended People’s Heritage Travel with Rachel Decoste

In this episode, Susan Anderson shares her considerable knowledge about how The Gold Rush Era marked…

S04 E28: African Americans of the California Gold Rush with Susan D. Anderson

In this episode, Susan Anderson shares her considerable knowledge about how The Gold Rush Era marked…

S04 E27: Honoring the 6888th Battalion with Ret. Col. Edna W. Cummings and Janice Martin, RN

This episode marks the last in our 3-part series about the remarkable women who served in…

S04 E26: Major Charity Adams Earley and The Women’s the 6888th Battalion

The Genealogy Adventures team has come across a group of women with a history that is…

Protected: Robert E Lee, slavery, and 1859: The Spring of his Discontent

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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…