Charles Pinckney Overview | Powder Magazine Museum

Dr. Walter Edgar, speaking from the steps of Snee Farm, Charles Pinckney's country estate, recounts to school children the public life and service of Charles Pinckney. Included in this discussion are brief descriptions of the public service of Pierce Butler, Charles Cotesworth Pinckney, and John Rutledge. Most highlighted are the many and various ways Charles Pinckney served South Carolina and the nation for over 40 years of his adult life, and how Charles Pinckney's service came at a price of great personal sacrifice. See also http://www.powdermag.org/coloniallessons.php. Produced by Charleston County School District.