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300 Years of Jewish History in South Carolina __ A history often overlooked by too many. "Like much of the southern United States, South Carolina has a long and complex Jewish history -- in fact, at one point, there were more Jewish families in South Carolina than any other state." - illustrated - From -

Colonial South Carolina ___"North Carolina and South Carolina were twin-born. Though settled at different times by different peoples, both were included in the famous charter of 1663, both were intended to be governed by the Grand Model, and as they were not separated politically until 1729, their histories run parallel for many years..." - Text only - From Henry William Elson -
Find a Grave - South Carolina ___Brief biographies of 192 'famous' citizens, many with information about their claims to fame, causes of death and burial places, and photos. - Illustrated - From Find a Grave -

Historical "Firsts" of South Carolina __ "All of these milestones that occurred in South Carolina are the firsts for the United States or world." - From -


History of South Carolina __ "South Carolina is one of the thirteen original states of the United States of America. Its history has been remarkable for an extraordinary commitment to political independence, whether from overseas or federal control. As a cornerstone of mercantilism and the slave trade, as the powder keg of the American Civil War, as the home of Jim Crow, and as the heart of the Dixiecrat movement, South Carolina's history has been the epitome of decentralization (Anti-federalism) in the U.S." An encyclopedic article. - illustrated - From wikipedia -

The Making of the 50 States: South Carolina __ A general overview of the history of South Carolina. - illustrated - From - 
Sherman's March: Final Revenge __ "Sherman's March: Final Revenge is an online documentary of Sherman's march through South Carolina and the burning of Columbia" - From -

South Carolina ___A good overview of this state's history, plus statistics, demographic information, and links to "... selected famous natives and residents." - Illustrated - From Pearson Education, publishing as Infoplease -

South Carolina African American History __ "For sixteen years, AT&T has produced the South Carolina African American History Calendar, recognizing the achievements of African Americans with ties to South Carolina. ...This comprehensive website spotlighting the accomplishments of noteable SC African Americans also includes a timeline of historic events relevant to African Americans and educational resources to help broaden the understanding of African American leaders." - illustrated - From - 

South Carolina Family History - South Carolina Birth Records ... __ History of South Carolina. Databases of historic and family records. - From - 
South Carolina Ghost Towns ___These brief reports about this state's ghost towns are submitted by viewers. - Map - From -


South Carolina History, History of South Carolina, South Carolina ... __ History of South Carolina. "Learn all about the best parts of South Carolina history to enrich your vacation to SC." - illustrated - From - 

South Carolina SC - History, Genealogy __ "SCIway's Directory of South Carolina History and Genealogy Resources" - From -

South Carolina History Timeline __ Annotated timeline for South Carolina history. - From - 

South Carolina Articles, Video, Pictures and Facts __ You will find a wealth of articles and resources about South Carolina history.  Pictures, video and more. - illustrated - From -

South Carolina State Flag History __ History and images of South Carolina State Flag. - illustrated - From -

South Carolina State History __ Overview of South Carolina history plus annotated timeline. - From -     

South Carolina State Library - A Brief History of South Carolina __ A brief overview of South Carolina history. - From South Carolina State Library -

South Carolina Timeline of State History __ "Provides a chronological timeline of important events and dates in this state's history. Includes a guide to this state's official symbols, emblems, and mascots." - From -

The US50 - A Guide to the State of South Carolina ___A general history of South Carolina with overview and brief biographies of historic figures. - Text only - From Erik Schubach and -


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