South Carolina Department of Archives and History

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'''E-mail:'''&nbsp;&nbsp;[http://www.archivesindex.sc.gov/contactus/requestformg.html Genealogy Research Request Form] <br><br>'''Address:'''<ref name="LHGRR">"State Historic Preservation Office" in South Carolina Department of Archives and History [Internet site] at http://scdah.sc.gov/ (accessed 21 January 2011).</ref>  
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'''E-mail:<ref>"Genealogy Research Request Form Instructions" in ''Research at the Archives'' at http://archives.sc.gov/queries/genealogyresearchrequestforminstr.htm (accessed 12 May 2011).</ref>'''&nbsp;&nbsp;[http://www.archivesindex.sc.gov/contactus/requestformg.html Genealogy Research Request Form] <br><br>'''Address:'''<ref name="LHGRR">"State Historic Preservation Office" in South Carolina Department of Archives and History [Internet site] at http://scdah.sc.gov/ (accessed 21 January 2011).</ref>  
  
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:8301 Parklane Road  
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:Columbia, SC 29223<br><br>'''Telephone:'''<ref name="LHGRR" />&nbsp;&nbsp;803-896-6171<br>'''Fax:'''<ref name="LHGRR" />&nbsp;&nbsp;803-896-6167
 
:Columbia, SC 29223<br><br>'''Telephone:'''<ref name="LHGRR" />&nbsp;&nbsp;803-896-6171<br>'''Fax:'''<ref name="LHGRR" />&nbsp;&nbsp;803-896-6167
  
'''Hours:''' Monday, Wednesday, Thursday 8:30am - 9:30pm<ref name="LHGRR" />  
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:Tuesday - Saturday 8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.&nbsp;  
 
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Revision as of 14:43, 12 May 2011

South Carolina Department of Archives and History

Contents

Contact Information

E-mail:[1]  Genealogy Research Request Form

Address:[2]

8301 Parklane Road
Columbia, SC 29223

Telephone:[2]  803-896-6171
Fax:[2]  803-896-6167

Hours:[2]

Tuesday - Saturday 8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. 
Closed on Sundays, Mondays, and State Holidays

Public transportation, maps, and directions:

Internet sites and databases:

  • On-line Records Index
    • Records of Confederate Veterans 1909-1973
    • Criminal Court Records
    • Index to Multiple Record Series ca. 1675-1929
    • Legislative Papers 1782-1866
    • National Register of Historic Places
    • Plats for State Land Grants 1784-1868
    • School Insurance Photographs 1935-1952
    • Will Transcripts 1782-1855
  • Digital Collections
    • Confederate Pension Applications, 1919-1938
    • Insurance file photographs of public schools, 1935-1952
    • Grand Jury Presentments to the General Assembly, 1783-1877
    • Colonial Plats
    • National Register of Historic Places
    • Will Transcripts, 1782-1855
    • Militia Enrollments of 1869

Collection Description

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Tips

  • (?) Reader I.D. Card.

Guides

The South Carolina Archives & History Center official guides:

Additional guides:

  • Holcomb, Brent H. et al. South Carolina Miscellaneous Records & Genealogical Records of the South Carolina Archives. Hartsville, S.C.: Old Darlington District Chapter, SCGS, [1995?]. Audio cassettes. FHL US/CAN&nbsp;Audio no. 18 pt. 1, pt. 2, supp.
  • Lesser, Charles H. Sources for the American Revolution at the South Carolina Department of Archives and History. Columbia, S.C.: South Carolina Department of Archives and History, 2000. FHL&nbsp;Book 975.7 J53L

Alternate Repositories

If you cannot visit or find a record at the South Carolina Department of Archives and History, a similar record may be available at one of the following.

Similar Collections

  • Family History Library, Salt Lake City, 450 computers, 3,400 databases, 3.1 million microforms, 4,500 periodicals, 310,000 books of worldwide family and local histories, civil, church, immigration, ethnic, military, Mormon records.
  • Daughters of the American Revolution Library, Washington DC, Revolutionary War and colonial period, including family and local histories, cemetery transcriptions, Bible records, 15,000 genealogical membership applications.

Neighboring Collections

  • South Caroliniana Library

Sources

  1. "Genealogy Research Request Form Instructions" in Research at the Archives at http://archives.sc.gov/queries/genealogyresearchrequestforminstr.htm (accessed 12 May 2011).
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 2.3 2.4 "State Historic Preservation Office" in South Carolina Department of Archives and History [Internet site] at http://scdah.sc.gov/ (accessed 21 January 2011).

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