ETV Classics Classroom

ETV Classics is a digital series featuring some of viewer's favorite shows from South Carolina ETV's vault.

ETV Classics is a digital series featuring some of viewer's favorite shows from South Carolina ETV's vault. The handpicked classics will beckon your nostalgia for art, history, how-to, nature, and more as each episode features a different show.

Sumter
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Sumter, South Carolina, originally established as "Sumterville" in 1800, was named after the Revolutionary War hero, General Thomas Sumter, who earned the nick-name "Gamecock" during the war. This is...
Sumter National Forest (S.C.) Stop 1
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On this episode of NatureScene, Rudy and Jim visit Sumter National Forest. This area offers a wide variety of habitats, and springtime is the best time to visit these rolling hills. Here at the flood...
The Dahlonega Gold Rush | 27:Fifty (1992)
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Dahlonega, in the Cherokee Indian language, means “yellow precious metal.” As its name suggests, Dahlonega was the site of the first gold rush in the United States. Gold was discovered here in the...
The Ridge
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It was once said that men who grew up in “The Ridge,” an area 150 miles from South Carolina’s coast, are of heartier stock, compared to their lowcountry counterparts. Today, descendants of those...
The Window Below | 27:Fifty (1992)
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Mineral Springs Health Spa today serves a dual purpose. The spa not only provides a soothing tonic for those suffering from arthritic pain, but also provides a window to the past. Join chief...
They Were Here: Ice Age Humans In SC
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Archaeologists from the University of South Carolina’s Institute of Archaeology and Anthropology made a key discovery: ancient stone tools indicating that Ice Age humans lived here in South Carolina...
Union
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Union, South Carolina, first began as Unionville, first established in 1791. It is derived from Union Church, comprised of mainly Episcopalian and Presbyterian congregations. Union started out as a...
Vicksburg | 27:Fifty (1992)
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Host Rich Panter gives a brief tour of Vicksburg, Mississippi. Vicksburg was the site of a siege during the American Civil War. The siege resulted in a crucial Union victory; splitting the Confederacy...
Vintage Cumbustion Engines | 27:Fifty (1993)
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Jake Zilverberg has a passion for old internal combustion engines. He collects and repairs old motors, and shows off a part of his collection. Many of these engines, once used by farmers, are...
Walterboro
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Colleton County was named in honor of Sir John Colleton, one of the eight English lords proprietors, who was granted land by King Charles II. The county’s marshes made the area ideal for rice farming...