Selected Library of Congress Resources for South Carolina
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The extensive collections at the Library of Congress contain historic artifacts and cultural materials from across the U.S. The list below is just a sample of the many South Carolina resources available for free on the Library's Web site.
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Bird's eye view of the city of Columbia, South Carolina 1872. Drawn and published by C. Drie
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Foremen, Phoenix Fire Company and Mechanic Fire Company, Charleston, South Carolina, c1855
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The great fight at Charleston S.C. April, 7th 1863: between 9 United States “Iron-Clads,”
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President Roosevelt reviewing the troops at Charleston Exposition / Edison Mfg. Co, 1902
South Carolina, a patriotic ode. Charleston, S. C., 1861
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Circular Ch., St Philip's Ch., Secession Hall, Charleston, S.C., 1865
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Marion's brigade crossing the Pedee River, S.C.. 1778. On their way to attack...
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Copy of the plot of the city of Beaufort, South Carolina...
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Mulberry, Cooper River, West Branch, Moncks Corner vicinity, Berkeley County, SC
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General exports from the port of Charleston, South-Carolina...
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The folly of secession, 1861
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Roll of the members of the House of representatives of the State of South Carolina, 1877
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