CLDS AMD Freeman Database NPR's Shirley Jahad reports on today's announcement by the Mormon Church of a new resource for genealogical research. The church has compiled archives of the Freedman's Bank, for former slaves, onto CD-ROM which will make the records more easily accessible to the public.

CLDS AMD Freeman Database

CLDS AMD Freeman Database

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NPR's Shirley Jahad reports on today's announcement by the Mormon Church of a new resource for genealogical research. The church has compiled archives of the Freedman's Bank, for former slaves, onto CD-ROM which will make the records more easily accessible to the public.