Fall 2017

The Colonial Period of Charleston, 1670-1776: Cultural Center

The Colonial Period of Charleston, 1670-1776: Cultural Center

Charleston, settled in 1670, was the capital of the Carolinas and the Southernmost English settlement at the time. It grew by leaps and bounds and by the turn of the 18th century, it had become one of the largest cities in the colonies. A major port with a booming trade and agricultural economy, and anRead more about The Colonial Period of Charleston, 1670-1776: Cultural Center[…]