This class is designed to offer techniques and resources of special interest to those researching African-American family history. The class begins by describing the methods basic to all family research regardless of ethnicity. It then offers suggestions for moving beyond the 1870 brick wall which complicates most African American research. Examples will highlight resources found […]
Oyster farmer Olivia Young of May River Oyster Company presents a unique talk on the history of oysters in South Carolina’s Lowcountry, followed by an oyster tasting and refreshments. Suggested donation of $5, members get it free! For more information visit Morris Heritage Center.
Join the Hampton County Historical Society for some stories about the infamous “Swamp Fox” Frances Marion. Master storyteller, American Revolutionary War historian Charles Baxley will share the exciting tales, history and life story of this Revolutionary War hero. A donation is suggested.
Set in the 1950s, Leading Ladies focuses on two English Shakespearean actors, Jack and Leo, who find their careers in a serious rut. They are currently performing “Scenes from Shakespeare” on the Moose Lodge circuit in the Amish country of Pennsylvania. When they hear an old lady in York, PA is about to die and […]