Clinton, South Carolina

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*{{wpd|Presbyterian College}}, founded 1880. [http://www.presby.edu/ Official website]
 
*{{wpd|Presbyterian College}}, founded 1880. [http://www.presby.edu/ Official website]
  
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*[http://www.clintonchronicle.com The Clinton Chronicle], a weekly newspaper established in 1900, and also, a website of Clinton and Laurens County news that is updated every day.
 
*[http://www.clintonchronicle.com The Clinton Chronicle], a weekly newspaper established in 1900, and also, a website of Clinton and Laurens County news that is updated every day.
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*[http://chroniclingamerica.loc.gov/lccn/sn86063780/ ''The Clinton Chronicle''] (Clinton, S.C.) 1901-current.
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*[http://chroniclingamerica.loc.gov/lccn/sn83007239/ ''Thornwell Life''] (Clinton, S.C.) 19??-current.
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==== Historic ====
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*[http://chroniclingamerica.loc.gov/lccn/sn92065610/ ''The Clinton Enterprise''] (Clinton, S.C.) 1887-1888.
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*[http://chroniclingamerica.loc.gov/lccn/sn97064653/ ''The Clinton Weekly Gazette''] (Clinton, S.C.) 1888-1???.
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*[http://chroniclingamerica.loc.gov/lccn/sn97066042/ ''The Thornwell Messenger''] (Clinton, S.C.) 1910-19??.
  
 
==Societies, Libraries and Museums==
 
==Societies, Libraries and Museums==
 
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note: the societies with their own memberships, libraries, museums and collections.
  
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Contents

Quick Facts

Wikipedia
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Clinton was first settled by Scots-Irish immigrants two decades before the American Revolutionary War. It incorporated as a town in 1852, and was named after Henry Clinton Young, a lawyer from Laurens, who helped lay out the first streets.

Resources

Archives and Libraries

note: Public libraries, public county and college archives

  • Presbyterian College James H. Thomason Library
    Items of Interest:
    American History in Video
    America's Historical Newspapers
    Biography in Context
    Cambridge Histories Online
    Encyclopaedia Universalis (French)
    The Greenville News (newspaper)
    InfoTrac/Gale Databases
    JSTOR
    Literature Resources from Gale
    The New York Times Archive
    The State (Columbia, SC) (newspaper)
    and offering THOMCAT (Online catalog of library materials at Presbyterian College)

Cemeteries

Church History and Records

Presbyterian

  • Duncan's Creek Presbyterian Church

South Carolina Revolutionary patriot, Joseph Ramage, of Laurens County, South Carolina FHL Book 921.73 R14s, film 1697776 Item 2

Colleges

Newspapers

Current

  • The Clinton Chronicle, a weekly newspaper established in 1900, and also, a website of Clinton and Laurens County news that is updated every day.

Historic

Societies, Libraries and Museums

note: the societies with their own memberships, libraries, museums and collections.

Websites