Michael Allen of the National Park Service at a new marker that commemorates Robert Smalls, a Reconstruction-era figure, in Charleston, S.C., Aug. 14, 2015. The park service has begun researching and developing historic sites related to the postwar South.
Michael Allen of the National Park Service at a new marker that commemorates Robert Smalls, a Reconstruction-era figure, in Charleston, S.C., Aug. 14, 2015. The park service has begun researching and developing historic sites related to the postwar South. SEAN RAYFORD NYT
Michael Allen of the National Park Service at a new marker that commemorates Robert Smalls, a Reconstruction-era figure, in Charleston, S.C., Aug. 14, 2015. The park service has begun researching and developing historic sites related to the postwar South. SEAN RAYFORD NYT

Park Service wants to tell story of Reconstruction

September 05, 2015 11:30 AM