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Mon, 05/02/2022

A Blog Post by Christopher Tenny


Sanborn Fire Insurance Maps as a Resource of Historic Research:

Tue, 04/12/2022

A Blog Post by Melanie Sigman


I was born and raised in Covington, Georgia and most of my family still lives there. I went straight to…

Tue, 02/22/2022

A Blog Post by Grant Robertson

I’ve spent the majority of my life in Columbia, South Carolina, and first attended the University of South Carolina (UofSC) as a Physics major,…

Tue, 01/25/2022

A Blog Post by Matthew Dantzler


As an Orangeburg native, I spent most of my life in South Carolina. My academic journey started with earning a Bachelor’s Degree…

Mon, 12/13/2021

A Blog Post by Christopher Tenny


History and geography go hand-in-hand like the state flag’s Palmetto and Silver Crescent. Consider the National Register of…

Fri, 10/01/2021

A Blog Post by Michael Fondren



Federal Records

Tue, 08/24/2021

A Blog post by Roberto G. Muñoz-Pando

Thu, 06/17/2021

A Blog Post By Ramon Jackson


Over the past year, the South Carolina African American Heritage Commission (SCAAHC) has been conducting a detailed survey of…

Wed, 06/02/2021

A Blog Post by Wade Dorsey


The Archives is delighted to report that two of our most important series of land records, the State Plats from both the Charleston…