History

View South Carolina history and other historical stories from South Carolina ETV's public affairs program, Palmetto Scene.

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A Hero's Welcome Home: The Vietnam Experience
A Hero's Welcome Home: The Vietnam Experience

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Patriots Point brings the history of the Vietnam War to life in this fully immersive 2 ½ acre exhibit called the Vietnam Experience. From viewing dog tags at the beginning of the exhibit, 895 South...
A Segregated Military | Palmetto Scene
A Segregated Military | Palmetto Scene

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B.S. Plair of Rock Hill, South Carolina, served for the Montford Point Marines in 1945, until he was honorably discharged in 1946. The Montford Point Marines were based in Camp Lejeune, North Carolina...
Catawba Art Exhibit | Palmetto Scene
Catawba Art Exhibit | Palmetto Scene

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In the late 1990s, the Catawba Nation received federal recognition. Photojournalist and Filmmaker Catherine Bauknight set out to document the revival of the tribe. Her photo essay exhibit at the...
Friendship Nine Member Talks About Jail, No Bail
Friendship Nine Member Talks About Jail, No Bail

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The Friendship Nine consisted of students from Friendship Junior College. These students are best known for their historic one-mile walk from Friendship Junior College to McCrory’s Variety Store on...
History of Halloween | Palmetto Scene
History of Halloween | Palmetto Scene

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Costumes, candy, haunted houses, and ghost stories...everything we think of when it comes to Halloween, but it wasn’t always this way. We take a look at how this spooky holiday has transformed over...
Huck's Defeat | Palmetto Scene
Huck's Defeat | Palmetto Scene

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At Historic Battonsville, reenactors brings back the Battle of Huck's Defeat. Huck's Defeat was a battle during the American Revolutionary War that occurred in York County, South Carolina on July 12...