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African American Historical Society of Portsmouth

Portsmouth, VA

The organization is dedicated to collecting local African history and promoting, encouraging, and coordinating original historical activities, relating to African Americans in the Portsmouth area through oral and written interviews and other research activities. The organization is also interested in identifying locations and owners of African American artifacts, pictures and/or photographs and other objects.