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A continuing index to all published [[South Carolina]] biographical sketches is Richard N. Côté and Patricia H. Williams, ''The Dictionary of South Carolina Biography'', Volume 1 (Easley, South Carolina: The Southern Historical Press, 1985; Family History Library book 97[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=titledetails&titleno=446012&disp=Dictionary+of+South+Carolina+biography%20%20&columns=*,0,0 5.7 D36c). ]This first volume indexes 13,300 sketches from 52 published sources. Other volumes in the set are currently being prepared for publication.&nbsp; <br>
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''[[United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[South Carolina]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[South_Carolina_Biography|Biography]]''
  
'''Two representative biographical encyclopedias are:&nbsp;&nbsp;'''<br>Hemphill, James C. ''Men of Mark in South Carolina'' ''. . . A Collection of Biographies of Leading Men of the State''. Four Volumes. Washington, DC: Men of Mark Publishing Co., 1907-9. (Family History Library film [http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=titledetails&titleno=215628&disp=Men+of+mark+in+South+Carolina%20%20&columns=*,0,0 1000581 items 1-4].)
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Snowden, Yates, and Harry G. Cutler. ''History of South Carolina''. Five Volumes. Chicago, Illinois: Lewis Publishing Co., 1920. (Family History Library [http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=titlehitlist&columns=*%2C0%2C0&callno=975.7+H2s book 975.7 H2s; film 1000580 Volumes 1-5].) Volumes 3-5 are biographical.  
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*Richard N. Côté and Patricia H. Williams, ''The Dictionary of South Carolina Biography'', Volume 1 (Easley, South Carolina: The Southern Historical Press, 1985) {{WorldCat|12806122|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|446012|item|disp=FHL book 975.7 D36c}}This dictionary is a continuing index to all published biographical sketches. The first volume indexes 13,300 sketches from 52 published sources. Other volumes in the set are currently being prepared for publication.
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*Hemphill, James C. ''Men of Mark in South Carolina'' ''. . . A Collection of Biographies of Leading Men of the State''. Four Volumes. (Washington, DC: Men of Mark Publishing Co., 1907-9.) {{FHL|215628|item|disp=FHL 1000581 items 1-4}}
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*Snowden, Yates, and Harry G. Cutler. ''History of South Carolina''. Five Volumes. (Chicago, Illinois: Lewis Publishing Co., 1920.) {{FHL|197043|item|disp=FHL film 1000580 Volumes 1-5; book 975.7 H2s}} Volumes 3-5 are biographical.
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*To access biographies for people in South Carolina available through the Family History Library, use the Place-names Search in the FHL catalogy for:
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:*SOUTH CAROLINA - BIOGRAPHY
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:*SOUTH CAORLINA, [COUNTY] - BIOGRAPHY
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:*SOUTH CAROLINA, [COUNTY], [TOWN] - BIOGRAPHY
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"The Swamp Fox" Brig. Gen. Francis Marion (c1732-1795)
  • Richard N. Côté and Patricia H. Williams, The Dictionary of South Carolina Biography, Volume 1 (Easley, South Carolina: The Southern Historical Press, 1985) At various libraries (WorldCat); FHL book 975.7 D36cThis dictionary is a continuing index to all published biographical sketches. The first volume indexes 13,300 sketches from 52 published sources. Other volumes in the set are currently being prepared for publication.
  • Hemphill, James C. Men of Mark in South Carolina . . . A Collection of Biographies of Leading Men of the State. Four Volumes. (Washington, DC: Men of Mark Publishing Co., 1907-9.) FHL 1000581 items 1-4
  • To access biographies for people in South Carolina available through the Family History Library, use the Place-names Search in the FHL catalogy for:
  • SOUTH CAROLINA - BIOGRAPHY
  • SOUTH CAORLINA, [COUNTY] - BIOGRAPHY
  • SOUTH CAROLINA, [COUNTY], [TOWN] - BIOGRAPHY