Manuscript Collection

The Edgefield Advertiser - Accession 726 - M331 (383)

Title

The Edgefield Advertiser - Accession 726 - M331 (383)

Files

Identifier

Accession 726 - M331 (383)

Inclusive Dates

1986

Restrictions

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

Collection Size

82 pieces

Language

English;

Scope and Content Note

The Edgefield Advertiser is the oldest newspaper in South Carolina and was first printed on February 11, 1836. The collection consists of the Sesquicentennial Edition (Volume 151, No. 4) printed on March 5, 1986. This celebratory edition covers the history of Edgefield, SC through the 150 years the newspaper was published and includes congratulatory remarks from President Ronald Reagan, SC Governor Richard W. Riley, and Governor of Texas Mark White.

Provenance

The Edgefield Advertiser was given to the Archives by W.W. Mims on September 20, 1988.

Copyright

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

The Edgefield Advertiser - Accession 726 - M331 (383)

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