From NKAA, Notable Kentucky African Americans Database (main entry)

Kentucky, Freedmen's Bureau Field Office Records, 1865-1872 @

"These records include letters and endorsements sent and received, account books, applications for rations, applications for relief, court records, labor contracts, registers of bounty claimants, registers of complaints, registers of contracts, registers of disbursements, registers of freedmen issued rations, registers of patients, reports, rosters of officers and employees, special and general orders and circulars received, special orders and circulars issued, records relating to claims, court trials, property restoration, and homesteads." [source: Kentucky, Freedmen's Bureau Field Office Records, 1865-1872." Images. FamilySearch. : 14 June 2016. Citing NARA microfilm publication M1904. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.]

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“Kentucky, Freedmen's Bureau Field Office Records, 1865-1872 @,” Notable Kentucky African Americans Database, accessed May 21, 2022,

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