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Accession 1710

Inclusive Dates

1988, 2004, 2009, 2015


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

Collection Size

500 pieces, .25 linear feet



Scope and Content Note

This collection consists of a City of Rock Hill Architectural and Historic District Surveys conducted to help determine the architectural and historical significance of districts, sites, objects, buildings, and other structures in Rock Hill and possible inclusion in the National Register of Historic Places. The collection consist of a Survey Report, Rock Hill South Carolina Architectural and Historical Inventory and Mill Supplement from 1988, a City of Rock Hill Historical Resources Survey Update from August 2004, South Carolina Historical Markers in York County, 1936-Present from 2009, and an Arcade Mill Village Historic District Survey Report from 2015. These surveys are a great source for anyone interested in the history and growth of Rock Hill, SC. The surveys offer a history of the City from its beginnings and of the local Mills, Mill villages, and its historic homes and neighborhoods.

Additional Notes

Digital copies of the reports and surveys are available in the Archives Reading Room.


The Rock Hill Architectural and Historic District Surveys were printed from the City of Rock Hill’s website on November 4, 2019.


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

Rock Hill Architectural and Historic District Surveys - Accession 1710

LC Subject Headings

Architectural surveys--South Carolina--Rock Hill; York County (S.C.)--History, Local; Rock Hill (S.C.)--History, Local; Rock Hill (S.C.)--Buildings, structures, etc.; South Carolina. Historical Marker Program; Historic preservation--South Carolina--York County; Historic preservation--South Carolina--Rock Hill; Historic sites--South Carolina--York County; Historic sites--South Carolina--Rock Hill; Historical markers--South Carolina; Arcade Cotton Mill (Rock Hill, S.C.)