Manuscript Collection

Rock Hill History - Accession 42 - M17 (27)

Title

Rock Hill History - Accession 42 - M17 (27)

Authors

Rock Hill, SC

Files

Identifier

Accession 42 - M17 (27)

Inclusive Dates

1852-1890

Restrictions

Open under the rules and regulations of the Louise Pettus Archives and Special Collections

Collection Size

34 Pieces

Language

English

Historical Note

Rock Hill, SC was incorporated in 1852 and is the largest city in York County, South Carolina. Rock Hill, SC is the home of Winthrop University.

Scope and Content Note

The Rock Hill History is a handwritten history covering the period from the founding of the city of Rock Hill, SC in 1852 to 1890 and describes the city’s founders, merchants, industries, schools and churches, teachers, newspapers, libraries, and banking and railroad facilities.

Provenance

This item was transferred by Clay Owens of Dacus Library’s reference department to the archives on January 13, 1976.

Keywords

Rock Hill SC early history, Rock Hill business, Rock Hill education

Copyright

For information concerning copyright please contact the Louise Pettus Archives and Special Collections at Winthrop University.

Rock Hill History - Accession 42 - M17 (27)

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