Soon after the settlement of Jamestown, Gloucester County was formed from York County (1651). The African-American presence then and throughout the last 350 years was celebrated during the County's anniversary in 2001 and beyond. This heritage has significantly influenced the County's development and culture and the overall African-American culture. This is a driving tour of selected African American historic sites in Gloucester County. Visit 8 sites that have significantly influenced Gloucester's development and culture and the overall African American culture.
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