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Charleston, South Carolina's, most elaborate spiral staircase, at the Nathaniel Russell House, now a house museum owned by the Historic Charleston Foundation. Built by wealthy shipping merchant Nathaniel Russell in 1808, it is recognized as one of America's most important Neoclassical houses

Charleston, South Carolina's, most elaborate spiral staircase, at the ...

Title, date and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. Purchase; Carol M. Highsmith Photography, Inc.; 2017; (DLC/PP-2016:103-6). Forms part of: Carol M. Highsmith's America Project in the ... more

Charles Augustus Magwood House, 61-63 Smith Street, Charleston, Charleston County, SC

Charles Augustus Magwood House, 61-63 Smith Street, Charleston, Charle...

2015 Charles E. Peterson Prize, Third Place Significance: Constructed around 1825, the Charles Augustus Magwood house is an example of the typical Charleston single house, a vernacular residential type that dev... more

Charles Augustus Magwood House, 61-63 Smith Street, Charleston, Charleston County, SC

Charles Augustus Magwood House, 61-63 Smith Street, Charleston, Charle...

2015 Charles E. Peterson Prize, Third Place Significance: Constructed around 1825, the Charles Augustus Magwood house is an example of the typical Charleston single house, a vernacular residential type that dev... more

Charles Augustus Magwood House, 61-63 Smith Street, Charleston, Charleston County, SC

Charles Augustus Magwood House, 61-63 Smith Street, Charleston, Charle...

2015 Charles E. Peterson Prize, Third Place Significance: Constructed around 1825, the Charles Augustus Magwood house is an example of the typical Charleston single house, a vernacular residential type that dev... more

Charles Augustus Magwood House, 61-63 Smith Street, Charleston, Charleston County, SC

Charles Augustus Magwood House, 61-63 Smith Street, Charleston, Charle...

2015 Charles E. Peterson Prize, Third Place Significance: Constructed around 1825, the Charles Augustus Magwood house is an example of the typical Charleston single house, a vernacular residential type that dev... more

Charles Augustus Magwood House, 61-63 Smith Street, Charleston, Charleston County, SC

Charles Augustus Magwood House, 61-63 Smith Street, Charleston, Charle...

2015 Charles E. Peterson Prize, Third Place Significance: Constructed around 1825, the Charles Augustus Magwood house is an example of the typical Charleston single house, a vernacular residential type that dev... more

Charles Augustus Magwood House, 61-63 Smith Street, Charleston, Charleston County, SC

Charles Augustus Magwood House, 61-63 Smith Street, Charleston, Charle...

2015 Charles E. Peterson Prize, Third Place Significance: Constructed around 1825, the Charles Augustus Magwood house is an example of the typical Charleston single house, a vernacular residential type that dev... more

Charles Augustus Magwood House, 61-63 Smith Street, Charleston, Charleston County, SC

Charles Augustus Magwood House, 61-63 Smith Street, Charleston, Charle...

2015 Charles E. Peterson Prize, Third Place Significance: Constructed around 1825, the Charles Augustus Magwood house is an example of the typical Charleston single house, a vernacular residential type that dev... more

Charles Augustus Magwood House, 61-63 Smith Street, Charleston, Charleston County, SC

Charles Augustus Magwood House, 61-63 Smith Street, Charleston, Charle...

2015 Charles E. Peterson Prize, Third Place Significance: Constructed around 1825, the Charles Augustus Magwood house is an example of the typical Charleston single house, a vernacular residential type that dev... more

Charles Augustus Magwood House, 61-63 Smith Street, Charleston, Charleston County, SC

Charles Augustus Magwood House, 61-63 Smith Street, Charleston, Charle...

2015 Charles E. Peterson Prize, Third Place Significance: Constructed around 1825, the Charles Augustus Magwood house is an example of the typical Charleston single house, a vernacular residential type that dev... more

Charles Augustus Magwood House, 61-63 Smith Street, Charleston, Charleston County, SC

Charles Augustus Magwood House, 61-63 Smith Street, Charleston, Charle...

2015 Charles E. Peterson Prize, Third Place Significance: Constructed around 1825, the Charles Augustus Magwood house is an example of the typical Charleston single house, a vernacular residential type that dev... more

Charles Augustus Magwood House, 61-63 Smith Street, Charleston, Charleston County, SC

Charles Augustus Magwood House, 61-63 Smith Street, Charleston, Charle...

2015 Charles E. Peterson Prize, Third Place Significance: Constructed around 1825, the Charles Augustus Magwood house is an example of the typical Charleston single house, a vernacular residential type that dev... more

Charles Augustus Magwood House, 61-63 Smith Street, Charleston, Charleston County, SC

Charles Augustus Magwood House, 61-63 Smith Street, Charleston, Charle...

2015 Charles E. Peterson Prize, Third Place Significance: Constructed around 1825, the Charles Augustus Magwood house is an example of the typical Charleston single house, a vernacular residential type that dev... more

Nathaniel Russell House, 51 Meeting Street, Charleston, Charleston County, SC

Nathaniel Russell House, 51 Meeting Street, Charleston, Charleston Cou...

For additional documentation, see also HALS SC-12 (Nathaniel Russell House) 2018 Leicester B. Holland Prize, Entry Significance: The Nathaniel Russell house is a National Historic Landmark. It is an exceptional... more

Nathaniel Russell House, 51 Meeting Street, Charleston, Charleston County, SC

Nathaniel Russell House, 51 Meeting Street, Charleston, Charleston Cou...

For additional documentation, see also HALS SC-12 (Nathaniel Russell House) 2018 Leicester B. Holland Prize, Entry Significance: The Nathaniel Russell house is a National Historic Landmark. It is an exceptional... more

Nathaniel Russell House, 51 Meeting Street, Charleston, Charleston County, SC

Nathaniel Russell House, 51 Meeting Street, Charleston, Charleston Cou...

For additional documentation, see also HALS SC-12 (Nathaniel Russell House) 2018 Leicester B. Holland Prize, Entry Significance: The Nathaniel Russell house is a National Historic Landmark. It is an exceptional... more

Nathaniel Russell House, 51 Meeting Street, Charleston, Charleston County, SC

Nathaniel Russell House, 51 Meeting Street, Charleston, Charleston Cou...

For additional documentation, see also HALS SC-12 (Nathaniel Russell House) 2018 Leicester B. Holland Prize, Entry Significance: The Nathaniel Russell house is a National Historic Landmark. It is an exceptional... more

Nathaniel Russell House, 51 Meeting Street, Charleston, Charleston County, SC

Nathaniel Russell House, 51 Meeting Street, Charleston, Charleston Cou...

For additional documentation, see also HALS SC-12 (Nathaniel Russell House) 2018 Leicester B. Holland Prize, Entry Significance: The Nathaniel Russell house is a National Historic Landmark. It is an exceptional... more

Nathaniel Russell House, 51 Meeting Street, Charleston, Charleston County, SC

Nathaniel Russell House, 51 Meeting Street, Charleston, Charleston Cou...

For additional documentation, see also HALS SC-12 (Nathaniel Russell House) 2018 Leicester B. Holland Prize, Entry Significance: The Nathaniel Russell house is a National Historic Landmark. It is an exceptional... more

Nathaniel Russell House, 51 Meeting Street, Charleston, Charleston County, SC

Nathaniel Russell House, 51 Meeting Street, Charleston, Charleston Cou...

For additional documentation, see also HALS SC-12 (Nathaniel Russell House) 2018 Leicester B. Holland Prize, Entry Significance: The Nathaniel Russell house is a National Historic Landmark. It is an exceptional... more

Nathaniel Russell House, 51 Meeting Street, Charleston, Charleston County, SC

Nathaniel Russell House, 51 Meeting Street, Charleston, Charleston Cou...

For additional documentation, see also HALS SC-12 (Nathaniel Russell House) 2018 Leicester B. Holland Prize, Entry Significance: The Nathaniel Russell house is a National Historic Landmark. It is an exceptional... more

Nathaniel Russell House, 51 Meeting Street, Charleston, Charleston County, SC

Nathaniel Russell House, 51 Meeting Street, Charleston, Charleston Cou...

For additional documentation, see also HALS SC-12 (Nathaniel Russell House) 2018 Leicester B. Holland Prize, Entry Significance: The Nathaniel Russell house is a National Historic Landmark. It is an exceptional... more

Nathaniel Russell House, 51 Meeting Street, Charleston, Charleston County, SC

Nathaniel Russell House, 51 Meeting Street, Charleston, Charleston Cou...

For additional documentation, see also HALS SC-12 (Nathaniel Russell House) 2018 Leicester B. Holland Prize, Entry Significance: The Nathaniel Russell house is a National Historic Landmark. It is an exceptional... more

Nathaniel Russell House, 51 Meeting Street, Charleston, Charleston County, SC

Nathaniel Russell House, 51 Meeting Street, Charleston, Charleston Cou...

For additional documentation, see also HALS SC-12 (Nathaniel Russell House) 2018 Leicester B. Holland Prize, Entry Significance: The Nathaniel Russell house is a National Historic Landmark. It is an exceptional... more

Bank of the United States, 80 Broad Street, Charleston, Charleston County, SC

Bank of the United States, 80 Broad Street, Charleston, Charleston Cou...

Significance: Charleston's City Hall is significant for many reasons. First, it is important for its original, graceful architectural design and its perfect execution of detail. It fits nobly into a highly dist... more

Bank of the United States, 80 Broad Street, Charleston, Charleston County, SC

Bank of the United States, 80 Broad Street, Charleston, Charleston Cou...

Significance: Charleston's City Hall is significant for many reasons. First, it is important for its original, graceful architectural design and its perfect execution of detail. It fits nobly into a highly dist... more

Bank of the United States, 80 Broad Street, Charleston, Charleston County, SC

Bank of the United States, 80 Broad Street, Charleston, Charleston Cou...

Significance: Charleston's City Hall is significant for many reasons. First, it is important for its original, graceful architectural design and its perfect execution of detail. It fits nobly into a highly dist... more

Bank of the United States, 80 Broad Street, Charleston, Charleston County, SC

Bank of the United States, 80 Broad Street, Charleston, Charleston Cou...

Significance: Charleston's City Hall is significant for many reasons. First, it is important for its original, graceful architectural design and its perfect execution of detail. It fits nobly into a highly dist... more

Bank of the United States, 80 Broad Street, Charleston, Charleston County, SC

Bank of the United States, 80 Broad Street, Charleston, Charleston Cou...

Significance: Charleston's City Hall is significant for many reasons. First, it is important for its original, graceful architectural design and its perfect execution of detail. It fits nobly into a highly dist... more

Bank of the United States, 80 Broad Street, Charleston, Charleston County, SC

Bank of the United States, 80 Broad Street, Charleston, Charleston Cou...

Significance: Charleston's City Hall is significant for many reasons. First, it is important for its original, graceful architectural design and its perfect execution of detail. It fits nobly into a highly dist... more

Bank of the United States, 80 Broad Street, Charleston, Charleston County, SC

Bank of the United States, 80 Broad Street, Charleston, Charleston Cou...

Significance: Charleston's City Hall is significant for many reasons. First, it is important for its original, graceful architectural design and its perfect execution of detail. It fits nobly into a highly dist... more

Bank of the United States, 80 Broad Street, Charleston, Charleston County, SC

Bank of the United States, 80 Broad Street, Charleston, Charleston Cou...

Significance: Charleston's City Hall is significant for many reasons. First, it is important for its original, graceful architectural design and its perfect execution of detail. It fits nobly into a highly dist... more

Bank of the United States, 80 Broad Street, Charleston, Charleston County, SC

Bank of the United States, 80 Broad Street, Charleston, Charleston Cou...

Significance: Charleston's City Hall is significant for many reasons. First, it is important for its original, graceful architectural design and its perfect execution of detail. It fits nobly into a highly dist... more

Bank of the United States, 80 Broad Street, Charleston, Charleston County, SC

Bank of the United States, 80 Broad Street, Charleston, Charleston Cou...

Significance: Charleston's City Hall is significant for many reasons. First, it is important for its original, graceful architectural design and its perfect execution of detail. It fits nobly into a highly dist... more

Bank of the United States, 80 Broad Street, Charleston, Charleston County, SC

Bank of the United States, 80 Broad Street, Charleston, Charleston Cou...

Significance: Charleston's City Hall is significant for many reasons. First, it is important for its original, graceful architectural design and its perfect execution of detail. It fits nobly into a highly dist... more

Bank of the United States, 80 Broad Street, Charleston, Charleston County, SC

Bank of the United States, 80 Broad Street, Charleston, Charleston Cou...

Significance: Charleston's City Hall is significant for many reasons. First, it is important for its original, graceful architectural design and its perfect execution of detail. It fits nobly into a highly dist... more

Bank of the United States, 80 Broad Street, Charleston, Charleston County, SC

Bank of the United States, 80 Broad Street, Charleston, Charleston Cou...

Significance: Charleston's City Hall is significant for many reasons. First, it is important for its original, graceful architectural design and its perfect execution of detail. It fits nobly into a highly dist... more

Bank of the United States, 80 Broad Street, Charleston, Charleston County, SC

Bank of the United States, 80 Broad Street, Charleston, Charleston Cou...

Significance: Charleston's City Hall is significant for many reasons. First, it is important for its original, graceful architectural design and its perfect execution of detail. It fits nobly into a highly dist... more

Bank of the United States, 80 Broad Street, Charleston, Charleston County, SC

Bank of the United States, 80 Broad Street, Charleston, Charleston Cou...

Significance: Charleston's City Hall is significant for many reasons. First, it is important for its original, graceful architectural design and its perfect execution of detail. It fits nobly into a highly dist... more

Bank of the United States, 80 Broad Street, Charleston, Charleston County, SC

Bank of the United States, 80 Broad Street, Charleston, Charleston Cou...

Significance: Charleston's City Hall is significant for many reasons. First, it is important for its original, graceful architectural design and its perfect execution of detail. It fits nobly into a highly dist... more

Bank of the United States, 80 Broad Street, Charleston, Charleston County, SC

Bank of the United States, 80 Broad Street, Charleston, Charleston Cou...

Significance: Charleston's City Hall is significant for many reasons. First, it is important for its original, graceful architectural design and its perfect execution of detail. It fits nobly into a highly dist... more

Bank of the United States, 80 Broad Street, Charleston, Charleston County, SC

Bank of the United States, 80 Broad Street, Charleston, Charleston Cou...

Significance: Charleston's City Hall is significant for many reasons. First, it is important for its original, graceful architectural design and its perfect execution of detail. It fits nobly into a highly dist... more

Bank of the United States, 80 Broad Street, Charleston, Charleston County, SC

Bank of the United States, 80 Broad Street, Charleston, Charleston Cou...

Significance: Charleston's City Hall is significant for many reasons. First, it is important for its original, graceful architectural design and its perfect execution of detail. It fits nobly into a highly dist... more

Bank of the United States, 80 Broad Street, Charleston, Charleston County, SC

Bank of the United States, 80 Broad Street, Charleston, Charleston Cou...

Significance: Charleston's City Hall is significant for many reasons. First, it is important for its original, graceful architectural design and its perfect execution of detail. It fits nobly into a highly dist... more

Bank of the United States, 80 Broad Street, Charleston, Charleston County, SC

Bank of the United States, 80 Broad Street, Charleston, Charleston Cou...

Significance: Charleston's City Hall is significant for many reasons. First, it is important for its original, graceful architectural design and its perfect execution of detail. It fits nobly into a highly dist... more

Bank of the United States, 80 Broad Street, Charleston, Charleston County, SC

Bank of the United States, 80 Broad Street, Charleston, Charleston Cou...

Significance: Charleston's City Hall is significant for many reasons. First, it is important for its original, graceful architectural design and its perfect execution of detail. It fits nobly into a highly dist... more

Bank of the United States, 80 Broad Street, Charleston, Charleston County, SC

Bank of the United States, 80 Broad Street, Charleston, Charleston Cou...

Significance: Charleston's City Hall is significant for many reasons. First, it is important for its original, graceful architectural design and its perfect execution of detail. It fits nobly into a highly dist... more

Bank of the United States, 80 Broad Street, Charleston, Charleston County, SC

Bank of the United States, 80 Broad Street, Charleston, Charleston Cou...

Significance: Charleston's City Hall is significant for many reasons. First, it is important for its original, graceful architectural design and its perfect execution of detail. It fits nobly into a highly dist... more

Bank of the United States, 80 Broad Street, Charleston, Charleston County, SC

Bank of the United States, 80 Broad Street, Charleston, Charleston Cou...

Significance: Charleston's City Hall is significant for many reasons. First, it is important for its original, graceful architectural design and its perfect execution of detail. It fits nobly into a highly dist... more

Bank of the United States, 80 Broad Street, Charleston, Charleston County, SC

Bank of the United States, 80 Broad Street, Charleston, Charleston Cou...

Significance: Charleston's City Hall is significant for many reasons. First, it is important for its original, graceful architectural design and its perfect execution of detail. It fits nobly into a highly dist... more

Bank of the United States, 80 Broad Street, Charleston, Charleston County, SC

Bank of the United States, 80 Broad Street, Charleston, Charleston Cou...

Significance: Charleston's City Hall is significant for many reasons. First, it is important for its original, graceful architectural design and its perfect execution of detail. It fits nobly into a highly dist... more

Bank of the United States, 80 Broad Street, Charleston, Charleston County, SC

Bank of the United States, 80 Broad Street, Charleston, Charleston Cou...

Significance: Charleston's City Hall is significant for many reasons. First, it is important for its original, graceful architectural design and its perfect execution of detail. It fits nobly into a highly dist... more

Bank of the United States, 80 Broad Street, Charleston, Charleston County, SC

Bank of the United States, 80 Broad Street, Charleston, Charleston Cou...

Significance: Charleston's City Hall is significant for many reasons. First, it is important for its original, graceful architectural design and its perfect execution of detail. It fits nobly into a highly dist... more

Bank of the United States, 80 Broad Street, Charleston, Charleston County, SC

Bank of the United States, 80 Broad Street, Charleston, Charleston Cou...

Significance: Charleston's City Hall is significant for many reasons. First, it is important for its original, graceful architectural design and its perfect execution of detail. It fits nobly into a highly dist... more

Bank of the United States, 80 Broad Street, Charleston, Charleston County, SC

Bank of the United States, 80 Broad Street, Charleston, Charleston Cou...

Significance: Charleston's City Hall is significant for many reasons. First, it is important for its original, graceful architectural design and its perfect execution of detail. It fits nobly into a highly dist... more

Bank of the United States, 80 Broad Street, Charleston, Charleston County, SC

Bank of the United States, 80 Broad Street, Charleston, Charleston Cou...

Significance: Charleston's City Hall is significant for many reasons. First, it is important for its original, graceful architectural design and its perfect execution of detail. It fits nobly into a highly dist... more

Bank of the United States, 80 Broad Street, Charleston, Charleston County, SC

Bank of the United States, 80 Broad Street, Charleston, Charleston Cou...

Significance: Charleston's City Hall is significant for many reasons. First, it is important for its original, graceful architectural design and its perfect execution of detail. It fits nobly into a highly dist... more

Bank of the United States, 80 Broad Street, Charleston, Charleston County, SC

Bank of the United States, 80 Broad Street, Charleston, Charleston Cou...

Significance: Charleston's City Hall is significant for many reasons. First, it is important for its original, graceful architectural design and its perfect execution of detail. It fits nobly into a highly dist... more

Bank of the United States, 80 Broad Street, Charleston, Charleston County, SC

Bank of the United States, 80 Broad Street, Charleston, Charleston Cou...

Significance: Charleston's City Hall is significant for many reasons. First, it is important for its original, graceful architectural design and its perfect execution of detail. It fits nobly into a highly dist... more

Bank of the United States, 80 Broad Street, Charleston, Charleston County, SC

Bank of the United States, 80 Broad Street, Charleston, Charleston Cou...

Significance: Charleston's City Hall is significant for many reasons. First, it is important for its original, graceful architectural design and its perfect execution of detail. It fits nobly into a highly dist... more

Bank of the United States, 80 Broad Street, Charleston, Charleston County, SC

Bank of the United States, 80 Broad Street, Charleston, Charleston Cou...

Significance: Charleston's City Hall is significant for many reasons. First, it is important for its original, graceful architectural design and its perfect execution of detail. It fits nobly into a highly dist... more

Bank of the United States, 80 Broad Street, Charleston, Charleston County, SC

Bank of the United States, 80 Broad Street, Charleston, Charleston Cou...

Significance: Charleston's City Hall is significant for many reasons. First, it is important for its original, graceful architectural design and its perfect execution of detail. It fits nobly into a highly dist... more

Bank of the United States, 80 Broad Street, Charleston, Charleston County, SC

Bank of the United States, 80 Broad Street, Charleston, Charleston Cou...

Significance: Charleston's City Hall is significant for many reasons. First, it is important for its original, graceful architectural design and its perfect execution of detail. It fits nobly into a highly dist... more

Bank of the United States, 80 Broad Street, Charleston, Charleston County, SC

Bank of the United States, 80 Broad Street, Charleston, Charleston Cou...

Significance: Charleston's City Hall is significant for many reasons. First, it is important for its original, graceful architectural design and its perfect execution of detail. It fits nobly into a highly dist... more

Bank of the United States, 80 Broad Street, Charleston, Charleston County, SC

Bank of the United States, 80 Broad Street, Charleston, Charleston Cou...

Significance: Charleston's City Hall is significant for many reasons. First, it is important for its original, graceful architectural design and its perfect execution of detail. It fits nobly into a highly dist... more

Bank of the United States, 80 Broad Street, Charleston, Charleston County, SC

Bank of the United States, 80 Broad Street, Charleston, Charleston Cou...

Significance: Charleston's City Hall is significant for many reasons. First, it is important for its original, graceful architectural design and its perfect execution of detail. It fits nobly into a highly dist... more

Bank of the United States, 80 Broad Street, Charleston, Charleston County, SC

Bank of the United States, 80 Broad Street, Charleston, Charleston Cou...

Significance: Charleston's City Hall is significant for many reasons. First, it is important for its original, graceful architectural design and its perfect execution of detail. It fits nobly into a highly dist... more

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