Jamestown Settlement bears the title of America's first permanent English settlement, a fact found in many American history books.
But, "it's really much more than that," said Lara Templin, assistant interpretive program manager at Jamestown-Yorktown Foundation, describing Jamestown's intersection of cultures.
On Feb. 13, Jamestown Settlement presents "African-American Imprint," a Black History Month event illuminating African culture and heritage in America. The event includes storytelling from Sheila Arnold Jones, and musical performances from Legacy of Weyanoke and the Charles City Spiritual Ensemble.
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