Visit one of South Carolina's first Main Street revitalization projects. Take a guided tour with the owner of Merriden, an antebellum mansion turned country inn. Hear Cherokee artist Nancy Basket tell about making paper from kudzu. Stop by one of the state's oldest barbecue diners and visit beautiful Rose Hill Plantation.

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Union, Part 1 - History  | Palmetto Places
Union, Part 1 - History | Palmetto Places

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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...
Union, Part 3 - Nancy Basket | Palmetto Places
Union, Part 3 - Nancy Basket | Palmetto Places

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Nancy Basket, a Cherokee basket maker, discusses her family tradition of hand-making baskets. This tradition goes back generations, dating back to the days when the Cherokee territory extended into...
Union, Part 4 - Hash Capital | Palmetto Places
Union, Part 4 - Hash Capital | Palmetto Places

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The people of Union county are known for their fondness of barbeque. Union is known as the "Hash Capital of the World". Jack O'Dell, a local restaurant owner, has been in the barbeque business for...