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Hello Citizen Archivists and National Archives/NARA staffers,   I am currently a third-year undergraduate student with an English major, History minor, and an Undergraduate Certificate in Museum Studies. As of late, my interests have taken a hard dive into archival work. However, the path to a career in archives does not seem so clear cut, though… (Show more)
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Has there ever been an attempt to archive every single individual story of slavery? I am thinking of something like the USC Shoah project created by Spielberg to document the Holocaust. Even if it is a few generations removed, many people know their family history- recording and archiving it in one place, could be used for future reparations
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I understand that a Record Group contains the records of a specific government agency. How do I know exactly what records can be found in each Record Group?