Manuscript Collection

York County Photographs - Accession 38 - M13 (23)

Title

York County Photographs - Accession 38 - M13 (23)

Authors

York County, SC

Files

Identifier

Accession 38 - M13 (23)

Inclusive Dates

1963

Restrictions

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

Collection Size

2 pieces

Language

English

Scope and Content Note

One photograph depicts, the “Klan Oak” located 2 miles south of Fort Mill, Route #36. Tradition says the Ku Klux Klan in the Eastern part of York County in late 1800s gathered here. The other photograph is the school established on Saluda Street by Willie Chisholm for purpose of training black females as maids.

Provenance

These York County Photographs were transferred from the Vertical File of the Library’s Reference Department.

Keywords

Photographs, Education, Domestic Service, Ku Klux Klan-19th century

Copyright

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

York County Photographs - Accession 38 - M13 (23)

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