Discover the stories of the Black, Indigenous, and People of Color who lived and worked in Marblehead through the 19th century. The purpose of this database is to shed light on the diverse individuals who contributed to the Marblehead community. Written in an accessible narrative form, the database is built for genealogists, researchers, students, and any interested individuals. Visitors to the site can browse the entries or search by name or keyword. Images of source materials are included whenever possible.
Visit the database here: https://bipocdatabase.marbleheadmuseum.org/
This is an on-going project and more entries will be added regularly. Interested in helping with research or writing? Please contact the Museum at firstname.lastname@example.org. Feedback is welcome.