• Carter G Woodson

    Carter G. Woodson Home

    National Historic Site District of Columbia

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Management

The Carter G. Woodson Home National Historic Site General Management Plan / Environmental Assessment / Interpretation Plan is available at: http://parkplanning.nps.gov/woodsongmp

To view a video message from the superintendent and district manager about the General Management Plan / Environmental Assessment / Interpretation Plan, click on: http://youtu.be/UbbxGe9Q2MU

The Carter G. Woodson Home NHS is a unit of National Capital Parks-East.

Follow the links above for more information about the management of this new site that help to preserve history of African Americans-a vital part of the history of the United States.

Did You Know?

Portrait of a young Carter G. Woodson

Carter G. Woodson did not begin his formal education until he was 20 years old. He had been denied access to public education in Canton, Virginia where he was born in 1875.