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Standard 8-2.2

8-2.2 Summarize the response of South Carolina to events leading to the American Revolution, including the Stamp Act, the Tea Acts, and the Sons of Liberty.

Grade(s): 8

Subject(s): Social Studies

Year: 2011

Charleston Tea Party | Palmetto Heritage


Following the Tea Act of 1773 many colonial citizens refused to pay the duty and boycotted British tea. This video portrays actions taken by some citizens of Charleston in November and December, 1774...
John Rutledge | S.C. Hall of Fame


5-minute historical profile of the life of statesman John Rutledge, South Carolina’s first Governor and delegate to the Constitutional Convention.