African-American Heritage Sites

Capt. Charles Young

The National Park System preserves the history and contributions of African Americans and is part of the nation's history. Over the years, staff of the National Park Service has reflected the nation's social history. Among the first African Americans who influenced the course of the National Parks were:


See also


  1. Sequoia National Park
  2. 1 2 3 4 5 Historic Listing of National Park Service Officials, USDI, NPS, May 1, 1991, by Harold Danz. Updates after publication by Public Affairs.


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