AAHGS Journal


2021 Awards Season Has Begun!!!

Each year AAHGS honors outstanding African-American authors and scholars.  Winners will be announced during the National Conference.


Submit your book to until May 15, 2021

Nominations are open for AAHGS Annual Awards until July 1, 2021

AAHGS Welcomes Three New Chapters

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AAHGS has 37 national chapters and we're continuing to grow!  Attend a local chapter meeting or, if there isn't one in your area, start one.

AAHGS supports activities all across the country that recognizes the life, history and contributions of African Americans. Read More.


AAHGS publishes quality journalistic and scholarly research in the area of African American history and genealogy

Promoting research techniques and information through scholarly research, national publications and journals, and through national conferences and webinars. 

For more than four decades, AAHGS has promoted African American history in our nation schools at the elementary, middle, high schools and at the post-secondary level.