Category Archives: History

SINHG: Explore Charleston’s Very Own Tea Party – November 14

A little known chapter in Charleston’s Revolutionary War history will be the subject of The Seabrook Island Natural History Group’s November Evening Program on Thursday, November 14, 2019 at the Lake House offered by historian and author John Young. The … Continue reading

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USO Days at the Joseph Manigault House November 8 – 11

The Joseph Mangault House 350 Meeting Street, Charleston November 8 – 11, 2019   All Day On Veteran’s Day weekend explore the history of the Joseph Manigault house. During WWII this site was used as a USO post and Red Cross … Continue reading

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Charleston Museum: October Calendar of Events

The Charleston Museum educates area residents and visitors about the natural and cultural history of the South Carolina Lowcountry through collections, exhibitions, preservation, conservation, research, and related programming. To learn more about events scheduled for the month of October, click … Continue reading

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SINHG: Charleston History Focus of October Evening Program – October 10

Charleston History October 10, 2019 7:00pm at the Lake House The first two hundred years in Charleston’s growth as the South’s major port city will be the subject of the first SINHG Evening Program of the autumn, presented by Katherine … Continue reading

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World Affairs Council of CHS Tuesday, Oct 1

Tomorrow night, Tuesday, October 1, World Affairs Council of Charleston (WAC) will host Jarrett Blanc, Senior Fellow, Carnegie Endowment for International Peace, Washington D.C.  This event is part of the WAC Speaker Series and begins at 5:15 pm with a … Continue reading

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Preservation Society of Charleston: Homes, History and Architecture October 3 – November 2

The Preservation Society of Charleston presents The Fall Tours – Homes, History & Architecture October 3 through November 2 147 King Street, Charleston SC Click here to visit their website or call 843-722-4630 for information and tickets. Experience Charleston’s stunning … Continue reading

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Charleston Museum: September Calendar of Events

The Charleston Museum educates Charleston area residents and visitors about the natural and cultural history of the South Carolina Lowcountry through collections, exhibitions, preservation, conservation, research and related programming. To learn more about events scheduled for the month of September, … Continue reading

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Drayton Hall: Gallery Talks on Fridays in July and August

Drayton Hall Gallery Talks Fridays in July and August 12:30-1:00pm Every Friday in July and August, Drayton Hall’s curators take guests beyond the exhibits into a variety of topics associated with their historical research. Time: 12:30 pm – 1:00 pm. … Continue reading

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History Matters Lecture – General Nathanael Green in South Carolina – July 18

The Historic Charleston Foundation presents History Matters Lecture – General Nathanael Greene in South Carolina July 18 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm Register Many history buffs know that Cornwallis surrendered to General Washington at Yorktown, VA in October 1781. … Continue reading

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Charleston Museum: Why George Washington’s Leadership is Still Important

Why George Washington’s Leadership is Still Important A lecture by David L. Preston, Ph.D., Westvaco Professor of National Security Studies, The Citadel Thursday, June 27, 2019 Reception: 5:45 pm Lecture: 6:30 pm $25 per person at The Charleston Museum 360 Meeting Street … Continue reading

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Tickets on Sale for Auldbrass Plantation Tours – November 1-2

The Beaufort County Open Land Trust has teamed up with local event planner, Ashley Rhodes, to host the 2019 Auldbrass Plantation Tours, Frank Lloyd Wright’s only home in the South Carolina Lowcountry! Tour Dates: Friday November 1, 2019 & Saturday … Continue reading

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June Calendar of Events at The Charleston Museum

The Charleston Museum educates Charleston area residents and visitors about the natural and cultural history of the South Carolina Lowcountry through collections, exhibitions, preservation, conservation, research and related programming. To learn more about events scheduled for the month of June, … Continue reading

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