National Park Service director Jonathan Jarvis, from left, talks with Congressman Jim Clyburn and Port Royal Mayor Sam Murray on the site of the Emancipation Day celebration on Dec. 15, 2016, on the United States Naval Hospital Beaufort campus in Port Royal.
National Park Service director Jonathan Jarvis, from left, talks with Congressman Jim Clyburn and Port Royal Mayor Sam Murray on the site of the Emancipation Day celebration on Dec. 15, 2016, on the United States Naval Hospital Beaufort campus in Port Royal. Delayna Earley dearley@islandpacket.coms
National Park Service director Jonathan Jarvis, from left, talks with Congressman Jim Clyburn and Port Royal Mayor Sam Murray on the site of the Emancipation Day celebration on Dec. 15, 2016, on the United States Naval Hospital Beaufort campus in Port Royal. Delayna Earley dearley@islandpacket.coms

Reconstruction monument champions say initial sites only the beginning

January 13, 2017 12:53 PM