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African American History
- People of Color in the Old South (Coordinator: Sandra Johnson)
Beyond Death Dates
- Who’s Who In Tennessee – collection of historical biographies of Tennessee residents.
- A Beginner’s Guide to U.S. Federal Censuses – A Census Tutorial. (formerly hosted by Nancy Cole)
- TNGenWeb Historical News Portal – newspaper extracts from across the state
- Goodspeed’s County Histories & Biographies
- TNGenWeb Yearbook Index – database of college students at schools across the state
Law & Justice
Native American History
Tennessee Before Statehood
Tennessee Land History
- The Land of Our Ancestors
- Indian Land Cessions in the American Southeast (Coordinators: Bill Oliver)
- The Intruders
- Maps Our Ancestors Followed (see TN Maps) — (Coordinator: Charles A. Reeves)
Tennessee Military History
- Tennesseans in the Revolutionary War
- Tennesseans in the War of 1812
- Tennessee and the Civil War
- Tennesseans in World War I