National Park Service


Date of this Version

Spring 2010


Heritage Matters: News of the Nation's Diverse Cultural Heritage, National Park Service, U.S. Department of Interior, Spring 2010.


In this issue:

Connecting Preservation to Community: Washington, D.C.’s Community Heritage Project

A “big time woman” of the Piedmont: Unearthing the Story of a Community Matriarch

Rehabilitating Raleigh’s “Black Main Street”

National Register Nominations

Recognizing and Preserving Racial Segregation in South Carolina

Two Enclaves form One New Historic District: The Chinatown and Little Italy Historic District

African American Descendants and Archeology