Execution of Amy Spain, Darlington County Courthouse | History of SC Slide Collection

A view of the Darlington County Courthouse and the sycamore tree where Amy Spain, a slave who had spied for the Union army, was hung by the citizens of Darlington. Sketched by Edwards for "Harper's Weekly" in 1865.

Courtesy of the Darlington County Historical Commission.

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