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Saturday Tours at Queen Anne's Revenge Lab Nov. 21

Monday, November 16, 2015

Visitors can get a look of artifacts including anchors, cannonballs and grains of gold last seen by pirates during Saturday Tours at the Queen Anne's Revenge Conservation Laboratory Nov. 21.

National Register Adds 15 North Carolina Places

Wednesday, July 29, 2015

The North Carolina Department of Cultural Resources is pleased to announce that 15 individual properties and districts across the state have been added to the National Register of Historic Places. The following properties were reviewed by the North Carolina National Register Advisory Committee and were subsequently approved by the North Carolina State Historic Preservation Officer and forwarded to the Keeper of the National Register.

2015 Federal Historic Preservation Fund Grant Awards Announced

Friday, July 24, 2015

The North Carolina Department of Cultural Resources State Historic Preservation Office (HPO) is pleased to announce support to 11 historic preservation projects in nine counties around the state with awards of $95,050 in federal grants for 2015.

North Carolina Students Win Big at National History Day Competition

Tuesday, June 30, 2015

North Carolina middle and high school students, as well as their teachers, shined with award recognition in the National History Day (NHD) Contest, June 14-18, at the University of Maryland, College Park. A first place, second place, several special awards and other awards were among honors bestowed on students from the Tar Heel state.

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