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A spinner in the Mollahan Mills, Newberry, S.C. Dec. 3/08. Witness, Sara R. Hine. Location: Newberry, South Carolina / Photo by Lewis W. Hine.

A compleat description of the province of Carolina in 3 parts : 1st, the improved part from the surveys of Maurice Mathews & Mr. John Love : 2ly, the west part by Capt. Tho. Nairn : 3ly, a chart of the coast from Virginia to Cape Florida /

[Map of the several nations of Indians to the Northwest of South Carolina].

A plan of the inlets & rivers of Savannah & Warsaw in the Province of Georgia.

A map of Savannah River beginning at Stone-Bluff, or Nexttobethell, which continueth to the sea; also, the four sounds Savañah, [Warsaw], Hossabaw, and St. Katharines, with their islands; likewise Neuport, or Serpent River, from its mouth to Benjehova Bluff.

A new & accurate map of the provinces of North & South Carolina, Georgia &c.

A new & accurate map of the provinces of North & South Carolina, Georgia &c.

A map of Virginia, North and South Carolina, Georgia, Maryland with part of New Jersey &c.

A map of South Carolina and a part of Georgia. Containing the whole sea-coast; all the islands, inlets, rivers, creeks, parishes, townships, boroughs, roads, and bridges; as also, several plantations, with their proper boundary-lines, their names, and the names of their proprietors.

Karte von Carolina und Georgien zur allgemeinen Geschichte der Reisen.

Dominia Anglorum in America Septentrionali.

Dominia Anglorum in America Septentrionali.

Dominia Anglorum in America Septentrionali.

Plan of the city of New York ; An exact prospect of Charlestown : the metropolis of the province of South Carolina.

La Caroline dans l'Amérique septentrionale suivant les cartes angloises.

A new map of North & South Carolina, & Georgia /

A proclamation: Whereas the enemy have invaded this state, and now occupy John's and James Island, and the reduction of this town is undoubtedly their object. [Re. bearing arms] [Charleston, S, C. 177-].

A map of South Carolina from the Savannah Sound to St. Helena's Sound, with the several plantations, their proper boundary lines, their names, and the names of the proprietors included and the grants of lands belonging to Landgrave William Hodgson, coloured green and edged with red with additional plans of those plots which have been resurvey'd by order of Messrs. Boss & Brailsford the purchasers from Hodgson, who inherited from his ancestors, as they had their original grant, from the Palatinate Lord Carteret &c.

A plan of Port Royal in South Carolina.

Philadelphia, Monday, December 27, 1773. The unanimity, spirit and zeal, which have heretofore animated all the colonies, from Boston to South Carolina have been so eminently displayed in the opposition to the pernacious project of the East-Indi

South-Carolina price-current. Charles-Town, the 30th day of July 1774. Printed for Crouch & Gray, New England factors.

An accurate map of North and South Carolina with their Indian frontiers, shewing in a distinct manner all the mountains, rivers, swamps, marshes, bays, creeks, harbours, sandbanks and soundings on the coasts; with the roads and Indian paths; as well as the boundary of provincial lines, the several townships and other divisions of the land in both the provinces;

An accurate map of North and South Carolina with their Indian frontiers, shewing in a distinct manner all the mountains, rivers, swamps, marshes, bays, creeks, harbours, sandbanks and soundings on the coasts; with the roads and Indian paths; as well as the boundary or provincial lines, the several townships and other divisions of the land in both the provinces;

[An accurate map of North and South Carolina, with their Indian frontier, shewing in a distinct manner all the mounta]ins, rivers, swamps, marshes, bays, creeks, harbours, sandbanks and soundings on the coasts; with the roads and Indian paths; as well as the boundary or provincial lines, the several townships, and other divisions of the land in both the provinces;

British Colonies in North America, 1775, Table of Exports from South Carolina: Rice, Indigo, Hemp, Indian Corn

An accurate map of North and South Carolina with their Indian frontiers, shewing in a distinct manner all the mountains, rivers, swamps, marshes, bays, creeks, harbours, sandbanks and soundings on the coasts; with the roads and Indian paths; as well as the boundary or provincial lines, the several townships and other divisions of the land in both provinces;

An accurate map of North and South Carolina with their Indian frontiers, shewing in a distinct manner all the mountains, rivers, swamps, marshes, bays, creeks, harbours, sandbanks and soundings on the coasts; with the roads and Indian paths; as well as the boundary or provincial lines, the several townships and other divisions of the land in both the provinces;

[A plan of the attack of Fort Sulivan, near Charles Town in South Carolina by a squadron of His Majesty's ships on the 28th day of June 1776, with the disposition of the King's land forces and the encampments and entrenchments of the rebels, from the drawings made on the spot.

The attack on the fort on Sulivan's Island the 28 June 1776 / painted by Henry Gray.

A Plan of the attack of Fort Sulivan, the key of Charlestown, in South Carolina, on the 28th. of June 1776. By His Majesty's squadron, commanded by Sir Peter Parker. By an officer on the spot.

A plan of the attack of Fort Sulivan, near Charles Town in South Carolina : by a squadron of His Majesty's ships, on the 28th of June 1776, with the disposition of the King's land forces, and the encampments and entrenchments of the rebels from the drawings made on the spot /

Carolina septentrionale et meridionale en 4 feuilles, traduite de l'Anglois.

Caroline méridionale et partie de la Georgie,

A Plan of that part of the boundary between the states of North and South Carolina, lying between that part of said boundary marked in 1764 and the old Cherokee boundary line. Fixed and marked by commissioners appointed by each respective colony, now states, in June A.D. 1772.

Port Royal in South Carolina : taken from surveys deposited at the Plantation Office /

Carolina septentrionale et meridionale en 4 feuilles, traduite de l'Anglois.

A Map of the lands ceded by the Cherokee Indians to the State of South-Carolina at a congress held in May, A.D. 1777; containing about 1,697,700 acres.

Plan de la barre et du havre de Charles-Town d'après un plan anglois levé en 1776.

Plan de Port Royal et de la rivière et du détroit d'Awfoskée à la côte de la Caroline méridionale.

A draught of South Carolina and Georgia from Sewee to St. Estaca.

Plan de Port Royal et de la rivière et du détroit d'Awfoskée à la côte de la Caroline méridionale.

South-Carolina. By Sir Henry Clinton. Knight of the Bath, General of His Majesty's forces, and Mariot Arbuthnot, Esquire, Vice-admiral of the blue, his Majesty's commissioners to restore peace and good government in the several colonies in rebel

A sketch of the environs of Charlestown in South Carolina.

[Plan d'Amboy. Vues de la rade de Charles-Town et de Fort Sulivan, mai 1780.

Plan de la ville de Charlestown, de ses retranchements et du siege faits par les Anglois en 1780.

Plan of the battle fought near Camden, August 16th, 1780.

Carte de la Caroline et Georgie.

A sketch of the battle near Camden in South Carolina, 16 Augst. 1780.

Charles-Town, capitale de la Caroline.

[Savannah River & Ogeechee River].

Sketch of the northern frontiers of Georgia, extending from the mouth of the River Savannah to the town of Augusta,

Sketch of the battle of Camden, Augt. 16, 1780,

A sketch of the operations before Charlestown, the capital of South Carolina.

Plan of the inland navigation between South Edisto and Charlestown.

[The Investiture of Charleston, S.C. by the English army, in 1780. With the position of each corps.

A plan of the town, bar, harbour, and environs of Charlestown in South Carolina : with all the channels, soundings, sailing-marks &c. from the surveys made in the colony.

Sketch of the harbour of Charles Town

Sketch of the coast from South Edisto to Charles Town, 1st March 1780.

Sketch of the harbour of North Edisto, 2d March 1780.

Plan of the siege of Charles Town in South Carolina under command of His Excellence Sir Henry Clinton and under direction of ... Collonel Mount-Crieff as chief ingener, this town was surrendered with capitulation the 12. May 1780 after 6 weeks and 3 days siege.

A map of South Carolina and a part of Georgia. Containing the whole sea-coast; all the islands, inlets, rivers, creeks, parishes, townships, boroughs, roads, and bridges: As also, several plantations, with their proper boundary-lines, their names, and the names of their proprietors.

Sketch of the northern frontiers of Georgia, extending from the mouth of the River Savannah to the town of Augusta,

An extract of a letter from an officer of the 71st regiment to his friend at Edinburgh, giving an account of the reduction of Charlestown, in South Carolina, with the list of the killed, wounded, and taken prisoners. [June 20, 1780].

By Horatio Gates, Esquire, Major General and commander in chief of the army of the United States in the southern department of America, &c. &c. &c. A proclamation. The patriotick exertions of the virtuous citizens of the United States, having en

Whereas in purauance of adequate powers respectively delegated to us, to carry into execution Articles of a Cartel, made on the 3d day of May, in this present year, between Capt. Cornwallis, on the part of Lieutenant General Earl Cornwallis, and

Maryland sc. Know all men by these presents, that we [blank] of [blank] county, are held and firmly bound unto the state of Maryland, in the full and just sum of [blank] gold currency, to be paid to the said state of Maryland ... [n. p. 1781].

The West Indies, including part of Virginia, North Carolina, East Florida, South Carolina, West Florida, Georgia, Louisiana, and the Gulf of Mexico, with part of the coast of South America: From the Bay of Honduras, to the mouth of the River Oronoko. From the latest and best authorities and actual observations.

The West Indies, including part of Virginia, North Carolina, East Florida, South Carolina, West Florida, Georgia, Louisiana, and the Gulf of Mexico, with part of the coast of South America: From the Bay of Honduras, to the mouth of the River Oronoko.

George Abbott Hall, December 31, 1784, Table of Imports and Exports from Charleston, South Carolina, 1757 to 1763

In the Society of the Cincinnati, established in the State of South-Carolina: additional rules agreed to, and ratified the 4th day of July, 1786 viz ... Charleston: Printed by Bowen, Vandle, and Andrews, at Franklin's Head, No. 31 Bay [1786].

General exports from the port of Charleston, South-Carolina, from November 1786 to November 1787 ... Custom-House, Charleston South-Carolina, December 1, 1787. George A. Hall, Collector. [Carleston 1787].

Thomas Jefferson to Baron de Berenger de Beaufain, December 18, 1787, Estate of Hector de Berenger de Beaufain in South Carolina; in French

Thomas Jefferson to South Carolina Delegates in Congress, September 18, 1787

Plan of the battle fought near Camden, August 16th, 1780.

Thomas Jefferson to James Madison and South Carolina Delegates in Congress, July 30, 1787, Agriculture

Specimen of an intended travelling map of the roads of the State of South Carolina, from actual survey /

Thomas Jefferson to South Carolina Delegates in Congress, January 13, 1788

Ichnography of Charleston, South-Carolina : at the request of Adam Tunno, Esq., for the use of the Phœnix Fire-Company of London, taken from actual survey, 2d August 1788 /

... An act to alter the times for holding the Circuit Courts of the Unite States in the Districts of South-Carolina and Georgia, and providing that the District Court of Pennsylvania shall in future be held at the City of Philadelphia only. [New

Thomas Jefferson to Charleston, South Carolina, Postmaster, November 9, 1791

Thomas Jefferson to South Carolina Governor, December 15, 1791

[Frontispiece portrait of Mico Chlucco, the Long Warrior, or King of the Seminoles and title page of Travels through North & South Carolina] / W. Bartram, Delin. ; J. Trenchard, sculp.

Thomas Jefferson to South Carolina Senators, January 2, 1792

Thomas Jefferson to South Carolina Merchants, August 27, 1793

A view at Pahaquarric, Sussex County, New Jersey / drawn on the spot by I. Hoffman ; Scoles sc.

An accurate map of North and South Carolina with their Indian frontier, shewing in a distinct manner all the mountains, rivers, swamps, arshes, bays, creeks, harbours, sandbanks and soundings on the coasts with the roads and Indian paths as well as the boundary or provincial lines, the several townships, and other divisions of the land in both the provinces /

Sketch of the Battle of Hobkirks Hill, near Camden, on the 25th April, 1781.

... An act supplementary to the act concerning invalids. [Followed by] An act authorizing the erection of a lighthouse near the entrance of George-Town harbour, in the state of South-Carolina. [Philadelphia: Printed by Francis Childs, 1795].

Sunset view of Fort Sumter before the bombardment [1861]

[Thomas Lowndes, head-and-shoulders portrait, right profile]

Member of Congress. William Loughton Smith The importance of this city in the federal scale and the immense revence it pours into the federal coffers, would seem to entitle it to some share in the Federal Councils; yet strange to tell, it is rep

Regulations of the Port and Harbour of Georgetown. ... Ratified in Town Council, the 12th March 1807 and in the 31st year of American independence. [Georgetown, S. C. 1807].

Thomas Jefferson to Governors of Orleans, Georgia, South Carolina, Massachusetts, and New Hampshire, May 6, 1808

Packet boat grounded for tarring beside wharf--Men and wagon in foreground

Office of the agents of trustees Bank of the United States. Charleston 27th August, 1811. Sir. On examination of the money in the vaults of this office, we have just discovered that we have been robbed, by some villain or villains, by means unkn

[View of the city of Charleston, South Carolina, with a large home and smaller houses, outbuildings, and perhaps a slave cabin]

[View of Charleston, South Carolina, perhaps looking southwest, showing ships, sailboats, and five men in a rowboat]

Electors of President and Vice President of the United States. Joseph Gist, John Wilson John Me'Morries. William Strother, William Zimmerman, Joseph Bellinger, Langdon Cheves, Paul Hamilton, Samuel Mays, William Rouse. [S. C. 1812].

[Perspective view of Broad Street in Charleston, South Carolina, with St. Michaels Church at right center]

[Preliminary sketch for neoclassic building with "MDCCXIX" on pediment, Charleston, S.C.]

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