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==Alabama Cultural Groups ==
 
==Alabama Cultural Groups ==
  
Most research on minorities consists of consulting the same types of records as research for non-minorities. The purpose of this section is to identify a few special sources that influence research on minority families in Alabama.  
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Most research on cultural groups consists of consulting the same types of records as research for non-minorities. The purpose of this section is to identify a few special sources that influence research on minority families in Alabama.  
  
 
Records and histories of minorities and ethnic groups may provide clues to immigrant origins, migration information, and previous residences. Some records, histories, and periodicals of African-Americans, Germans, Jews, and others are available at the Family History Library.
 
Records and histories of minorities and ethnic groups may provide clues to immigrant origins, migration information, and previous residences. Some records, histories, and periodicals of African-Americans, Germans, Jews, and others are available at the Family History Library.
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*See [[African American Resources for Alabama]]
 
*See [[African American Resources for Alabama]]
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===Indignenous Peoples===
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*See [[Indigenous Peoples of Alabama]]
  
 
=== Italian Immigrants  ===
 
=== Italian Immigrants  ===
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=== General  ===
 
=== General  ===
  
See also [[United States Minorities]] for additional resources.  
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See also [[United States Cultural Groups]] for additional resources.  
  
 
Other records and histories of ethnic, racial, and religious groups in Alabama are listed in the Place Search of the FamilySearch Catalog under:  
 
Other records and histories of ethnic, racial, and religious groups in Alabama are listed in the Place Search of the FamilySearch Catalog under:  
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:'''AFRO-AMERICANS - ALABAMA'''
 
:'''AFRO-AMERICANS - ALABAMA'''
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===Swedish Americans===
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*See [[Swedish Americans in Alabama]]
  
 
==== References  ====
 
==== References  ====

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Alabama Cultural Groups[edit | edit source]

Most research on cultural groups consists of consulting the same types of records as research for non-minorities. The purpose of this section is to identify a few special sources that influence research on minority families in Alabama.

Records and histories of minorities and ethnic groups may provide clues to immigrant origins, migration information, and previous residences. Some records, histories, and periodicals of African-Americans, Germans, Jews, and others are available at the Family History Library.

African Americans[edit | edit source]

Indignenous Peoples[edit | edit source]

Italian Immigrants[edit | edit source]

Italian immigrants settled in Birmingham in the early 20th century. For a list of books and articles about these families, see Alabama History: An Annotated Bibliography mentioned in Alabama History.

General[edit | edit source]

See also United States Cultural Groups for additional resources.

Other records and histories of ethnic, racial, and religious groups in Alabama are listed in the Place Search of the FamilySearch Catalog under:

ALABAMA - MINORITIES
ALABAMA, [COUNTY] - MINORITIES
ALABAMA, [COUNTY], [TOWN] - MINORITIES

You will also find records in the Subject Search of the FamilySearch Catalog under:

AFRO-AMERICANS - ALABAMA

Swedish Americans[edit | edit source]

References[edit | edit source]