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Breaking News, Preservation, Uncategorized

Although this post is a few years old, it explains what exactly we do when we close our doors to the public for our annual closed week. Although there might…

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African American history, Genealogy, Research, Uncategorized

Please welcome our good friend Toni Carrier back to the blog! She was gracious enough to do an interview with us earlier in the year, and we discussed her ongoing…

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Breaking News, Uncategorized

We’ve been excited about this for a while- so glad to see that the Charleston Library Society’s book bindery is attracting well deserved national attention! CHARLESTON, S.C.: Oldest Southern library…

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African American history, Event, Uncategorized

Every year, this week at Drayton Hall proves to be especially exciting. This weekend, for the 29th year in a row, we’ll gather in the raised English basement to enjoy…

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Breaking News, Development/Fundraising, Event, Uncategorized

More than 60 friends gathered in Drayton Hall’s raised English basement and on the lawn outside on Sunday, October 21, to pay tribute to the man who for more than…

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In honor of Halloween, some thoughts from a few years back on the always interesting question……..

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