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.