Pennsylvania Historic Preservation

Blog of the Pennsylvania State Historic Preservation Office

September 12, 2018
by Multiple Authors

Caring for African American Cemeteries with PA Hallowed Grounds

Throughout Pennsylvania, African American burial grounds are often lost or destroyed due to lack of permanent markers and documentation, dwindling community presence and awareness of the cemetery‚Äôs existence, vandalism, land ownership disputes, and a host of other issues to which … Continue reading