History of Charleston – Thirteenth of the Series

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 thirteenth article, “British Begin To Wear Out Their Welcome in Charles Town,” click here. It tells the story of Christopher Gadsden’s clash with the British.

To read the previous twelve articles, go to our website, www.tidelinesblog.com, and type “history” in the search box.

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(Image credit:  The Post and Courier,  Christopher Gadsden.)