Our Tidelines post on Saturday, April 18, congratulated Charleston on its 350th Anniversary. Click here to read the post.
The Post and Courier is running a series of articles about the history of Charleston to commemorate the 350th Anniversary beginning in 1670 when the first settlers arrived in Charleston Harbor. We will be posting a link to each article of the series as it becomes available.
To read this sixth article, “Charles Town Endured Hardship With Rise of Rice and Men” click here.
To read the previous articles five articles, click here.
(Image credit: Provided. Charleston’s Historic Rice Mill building on the Ashley River)