History of Charleston – Fifteenth 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 fifteenth article, “Charles Town Colonists Find the Grass is Greener Under the Liberty Tree,” click here.

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

Tidelines Editors

(Image credit:  The Post and Courier, The William Pitt statue in Washington Square. Gibbes Museum of Art/Provided)