This September 2021 presentation is a condensed version of the story of how I discovered Timbuctoo and why this heritage is an important part of our history.
Learn fascinating details about Timbuctoo as they were written during its heyday.
This 24 minute talk was done on Timbuctoo Day in 2015, when I was a relative newbie at Timbuctoo history. Please see the description under the video screen for important points of clarification.
Slides from a presentation focusing on antebellum free People of Color in New Jersey and the District of Columbia. Also included is discussion on the basics of building a Family Tree.
Did you know that 2/3 of African Americans living in Southern New Jersey were free as early as 1790? Read this compelling narrative by Guy Weston from the 2017 edition of AAHGS Journal.
Case study from descendants of early Timbuctoo settlers.