Carolina Stories

The Carolina Stories series highlights the rich cultural and historical landscape that is South Carolina. From the Upstate to the Lowcountry, the stories are as geographically diverse as their subject matter.

South Carolina History (36)

The Carolina Stories series highlights the rich cultural and historical landscape that is South Carolina. From the Upstate to the Lowcountry, the stories are as geographically diverse as their subject matter and they are all produced by ETV's production teams. Some Carolina Stories include educational resources and teacher's guides. Closed captioning has been provided for these broadcast programs.

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A True Likeness Learning Activity
A True Likeness Learning Activity

Document

Choose one of the photographs featured in the documentary, A True Likeness. Analyze the photograph using the prompts from the learning activity.
Abbeville | Ghosts & Legends
Abbeville | Ghosts & Legends

Video

Old Jail, Abbeville, S.C. The Old Jail is Abbeville's oldest public building. The sheriff lived on the first floor, and prisoners were kept on the second and third floors, the worst of whom were kept...
Alice of The Hermitage | Ghosts & Legends III
Alice of The Hermitage | Ghosts & Legends III

Video

The story of Alice Flagg of Georgetown, who became very ill and died of malaria while in boarding school at the age of 15. Alice's fiance' had given her a diamond ring, but her brother disapproved and...
Becky Cotton | Ghosts & Legends I
Becky Cotton | Ghosts & Legends I

Video

Becky Cotton was born around 1765 and married John Cotton around 1785. Becky's father was killed when three men burst into the house, but her husband did nothing to stop it. The legend has it that she...
Born To Rebel, Driven To Excel Learning Activity
Born To Rebel, Driven To Excel Learning Activity

Document

Dr. Benjamin Mays, educator, minister, and scholar, is seen as one of the most significant figures in American history. His influence of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., would cause America to change its...