Show Notes

Today’s episode of PreserveCast is brought to you by Tolson’s Chapel and McDoux Preservation, LLC.

Tolson’s Chapel and School is a National Historic Landmark in Sharpsburg, Maryland. Built in 1866 by free and newly-freed African Americans, the Methodist chapel doubled as a Freedmen’s Bureau school in 1868-1869 and the county-run Sharpsburg Colored School until 1899. Learn more about Tolson’s Chapel at

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