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Images from Education of Harvey Gantt, Pages of History, Reflections of Columbia on Carolina Stories
The Education of Harvey Gantt In 1960, a talented African-American student from Charleston, Harvey Gantt, graduated from high school and decided to become an architect. Clemson College was the only school in South Carolina that offered a degree in his chosen field. In January of 1963, with the help of NAACP lawyer Matthew J. Perry, Gantt won a lawsuit against Clemson and was peacefully admitted...
Between the Waters & The Baruchs of Hobcaw Barony - Now Available!
Between the Waters Website and Documentary Now Available! SCETV’s immersive transmedia website showcasing the culture and history of Hobcaw Barony, a 16,000 acre historic site on the coast of South Carolina. Located between Charleston and Myrtle Beach, Hobcaw is a crossroads representing every era of human history, providing a lens through which many threads of the nation’s story may be examined...
Photo of beach on South Carolina coast
This SCETV special presents diverse perspectives on the impact of sea level rise on the Eastern Seaboard, as experienced in coastal South Carolina and Georgia. Narrator Patrick McMillan takes viewers from the sands of Hunting Island State Park to other communities along the coast, looking at immediate and long-term impacts and the efforts made to withstand nature’s onslaught. Nov. 15 at 7:00 p.m...
The Southern Campaign of the American Revolution
Now available on Knowitall! African Americans, both free and enslaved, served in the American and British armies as armed troops and as laborers known as "pioneers." In many places, slaves were offered freedom if they agreed to fight for the British. Large numbers of slaves deserted their plantations, particularly in the Lowcountry. But as far as the backcountry is concerned, in the case of the...

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