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USCT Service Records Complete through the 138th Infantry – Free through May 31st

May 21, 2013 by | 4 Comments

In partnership with the National Archives, Fold3 recently finished scanning and publishing the complete set of compiled military service records of the United States Colored Troops (USCT). The collection is comprised of over 3.6 million document images for the 1st … Continue reading

Explore the Black History Collection

February 1, 2012 by | Comments Off on Explore the Black History Collection

In 1976, President Ford designated February as Black History Month to highlight the achievements of African Americans in U.S. history. He encouraged the nation to “seize the opportunity to honor the too-often neglected accomplishments of black Americans in every area … Continue reading