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U.S. Reps. Alma Adams of North Carolina and Donald McEachin of Virginia — two black Democrats from Southern states — introduced the African-American Burial Grounds Network Act. It could help protect hundreds of sites in South Carolina.
U.S. Housing Secretary Dr. Ben Carson will not be the keynote speaker at the Charleston County Republican Party's second annual black history recognition event in February.
Leizanna Hart, 105, spent most of her life in Liberty Hill and has seen more than a century of history.
The oral history project will document the experiences of students who lived through segregation on James Island from 1953 to 1969.
The series of photo illustrations is called “Linked.” He meant to make just one or two. Quashie’s made 11 so far. And he’s not done.
The Underground Railroad took many forms; water-based travel to Florida was just one.
Officially incorporated in 1889, Lincolnville quickly became a place where recently enslaved families flocked during Reconstruction. During these early years, community leaders built a one-room jail, established a small school and built more churches. On Jan. 5, the town will unveil its official South Carolina historical marker.
The Historic Charleston Foundation will document the history of Mosquito Beach using the stories, photographs, documents and memorabilia of those who remember it.
Tired of Reconstruction history getting short shrift in the classroom, veteran public historian Victoria Smalls recently joined a national effort to bring lessons from the pivotal era in U.S. and Southern history to life.
The new director of education and engagement at the International African American Museum plans to do a lot more than guided tours.