"African American history is culturally rich and important to our state. We need to do a better job of recognizing this. The mixing of the two cultures made our state what it is."
....Quote from the Governor's Task Force on Historic Preservation, May 2000.

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POPIH AWARDS 2015
!! CALL FOR NOMINATIONS !!

Awards are in four categories
PRINTABLE INFORMATION HERE.


TWO PERFORMANCES!
Aunt Pearlie Sue and Gullah Kinfolk
Sunday December 14, 2014 in SPARTANBURG
Sunday February 22, 2015 in HARTSVILLE
TICKETS & MORE INFORMATION HERE.
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Our mission.... is to support the efforts of the South Carolina African American Heritage Commission to identify and promote the preservation of historic sites, structures, buildings, and culture of the African American experience in South Carolina, and to assist and enhance the efforts of the South Carolina Department of Archives and History.

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