Category Archives: History

History of Charleston – Twenty-fifth 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 … Continue reading

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Charleston Museum: Designers and Artisans: Made in the Lowcountry

A new exhibit is opening at the Charleston Museum on October 24, 2020 entitled Designers and Artisans: Made in the Lowcountry. What does it mean to be a maker? This upcoming exhibit will explore designers and artisans working in the … Continue reading

Posted in History, The Arts

History of Charleston – Twenty-fourth 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 … Continue reading

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CCPL: Charleston Time Machine

The Charleston County Public Library continues to provide access to remote learning opportunities. Take a trip back into Charleston’s past with the award winning podcast, Charleston Time Machine, by Charleston County Public Library (CCPL) Historian Dr. Nic Butler. To secure the … Continue reading

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History of Charleston – Twenty-third 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 … Continue reading

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Architecture, History & Gardens Tours Oct 8 – Nov 7

The historic beauty and charm of Charleston come alive as friends of the Preservation Society of Charleston welcome you to this year’s tour of Architecture, History & Gardens. Experience firsthand the rich history of Charleston’s culture and architecture on The … Continue reading

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History of Charleston – Twenty-second 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 … Continue reading

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Upcoming Events at Charleston’s Historic Plantations

Webinar: Colonoware Archaeology Month Kickoff ◊ October 1On Thursday, October 1 at 5:00 pm Wexler Curatorial Fellow, Corey Sattes, kicks off this series with a discussion of colonoware, a type of pottery made locally by enslaved Africans, free and enslaved … Continue reading

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Candlelight Tour at the Aiken-Rhett House in October

There’s something about an early evening tour by candlelight through the iconic Aiken-Rhett House in the fall. Come experience the ambiance of this preserved-as-found antebellum house and its outbuildings including the kitchen house, the original slave quarters, and the carriage … Continue reading

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History of Charleston – Twenty-first 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 … Continue reading

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History of Charleston – Twentieth 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 … Continue reading

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History of Charleston – Nineteenth 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 … Continue reading

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