§ 49-1.  
The historical heritage of Henderson County is a valuable and important asset. By endeavoring to preserve
historic sites and landmarks, Henderson County seeks:  
To safeguard the heritage of the County by preserving landmarks therein that embody important
elements of its culture, history, architectural history, or prehistory; and  
To promote the use and conservation of such landmarks for the education, pleasure, and
enrichment of the residents of the County and state as a whole.