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Louise Pettus Archives and Special Collections

South Carolina was settled as an established colony in 1670, after many failed attempts by European settlers. The colony was settled near modern day Charleston and consisted of North and South Carolina. In 1710 the colony was split into the two modern states. 

Books in Our Collection

This section contains a list of books that the Archives holds in our collections that you may find various topics on.

South Carolina Historical Collections

This section contains a list of collections our archive holds for the early settling of South Carolina for the 1600's to 1700's.