Manuscript Collection

Rock Hill City Handbook - Accession 635 - M274 (324)

Title

Rock Hill City Handbook - Accession 635 - M274 (324)

Authors

Rock Hill, SC

Files

Download 1895 City of Rock Hill Handbook (OCR) (12.6 MB)

Identifier

Accession 635 - M274 (324)

Inclusive Dates

nd

Restrictions

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

Collection Size

42 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 City Handbook consists of a photocopy of an 1895 handbook printed by the City of Rock Hill, SC as an advertisement to families and businesses to entice them to move there. The publication offers a glimpse of life in Rock Hill, SC in the late 19th Century and focuses on business, religious, and financial life in Rock Hill, SC and includes a business directory.

Also, see attached (OCR) copy of 1895 Rock Hill Handbook.

Additional Notes

Also, see attached (OCR) copy of 1895 Rock Hill Handbook.

Provenance

The Rock Hill City Handbook was donated to the Archives by MoBray Beaty via Sula Pettibon ca. 1985.

Copyright

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

Rock Hill City Handbook - Accession 635 - M274 (324)

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