South Carolina Historical Society

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'''E-mail:''' &nbsp;[mailto:info@schsonline.org info@schsonline.org] (not checked everyday)<br>  
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'''E-mail:''' &nbsp;[mailto:info@southcarolinahistoricalsociety.org info@southcarolinahistoricalsociety.org] <br>  
  
 
'''Address:'''<ref name="S1">"Visit Us" ''South Carolina Historical Society'' at {{SCHSVisitUs}} (accessed 12 May 2011).</ref>  
 
'''Address:'''<ref name="S1">"Visit Us" ''South Carolina Historical Society'' at {{SCHSVisitUs}} (accessed 12 May 2011).</ref>  
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'''Hours and holidays:'''<ref name="S1" /> &nbsp;Tuesday-Friday 9:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.; Saturday 9:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m.; [http://www.southcarolinahistoricalsociety.org/?name=Site&catID=17571&parentID=17490 Holidays].<br>  
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'''Library Hours:'''<ref name="S1" /> &nbsp;Tuesday-Friday 9:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.; Saturday 9:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m.; [http://www.southcarolinahistoricalsociety.org/?name=Site&catID=17571&parentID=17490 Holidays].<br>  
  
 
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*[http://www.southcarolinahistoricalsociety.org/ South Carolina Historical Society] Internet site describing who they are, publications, research, getting involved, events, and their gift shop.
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*[http://www.southcarolinahistoricalsociety.org/ South Carolina Historical Society] Internet site describing who they are, publications, research, getting involved, events, and their gift shop.  
 
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*[http://207.67.203.80/S90007Staff/OPAC/Search/SimpleSearch.asp South Carolina Historical Society Online Catalog] can be searched by keyword, multiple key words, or by exact phrase, author, title, subject, or series. <br>  
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*Repository catalog online. <br>  
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Revision as of 14:12, 13 May 2011


South Carolina Historical Society

Contents

Contact Information

E-mail:  info@southcarolinahistoricalsociety.org

Address:[1]

100 Meeting Street
Charleston, SC 29401-2215
Telephone:  843-723-3225    Fax:  843-723-8584

Library Hours:[1]  Tuesday-Friday 9:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.; Saturday 9:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m.; Holidays.

Directions, maps, and public transportation:[1]

Follow Interstate 26 east to the end and take the Meeting St./Visitor Info exit. Turn right onto Meeting Street and continue for approximately 1.5 miles. The Fireproof Building, home of the South Carolina Historical Society, will be on the left at the corner of Meeting and Chalmers Streets. See Google Map.
Parking: The South Carolina Historical Society does not have its own parking facility. Metered street parking is available in the surrounding area, and the city operates several public parking garages in the vicinity. Parking is also available in the Charleston County Garage on the right side of Meeting Street just past Hibernian Hall.

Internet sites and databases:

Collection Description

The Society has a library with 60,000 historical records, manuscripts, books, and family histories.[2]

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Guides

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Alternate Repositories

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If you cannot visit or find a source at the South Carolina Historical Society, a similar source may be available at one of the following.

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Sources

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 "Visit Us" South Carolina Historical Society at http://www.southcarolinahistoricalsociety.org/?name=Site&catID=17571&parentID=17490 (accessed 12 May 2011).
  2. Alice Eichholz, ed., Redbook: American State, County, and Town Sources, 3rd ed. (Provo, Utah: Ancestry, 2004), 603. (FHL Book 973 D27rb). WorldCat entry.