Manuscript Collection

York County Informational Booklet - Accession 1540 M750 (807)

York County Informational Booklet - Accession 1540 M750 (807)



Accession 1540 - M750 (807)

Inclusive Dates



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

Collection Size

1 bound volume



Scope and Content Note

This collection consists of a spiral bound volume produced by the York County Economic Development Board that offers 69 pages of statistical and demographic information including directories, maps, and other material related to York County, South Carolina. The publication consists of sections titled “General Information,” “Transportation,” “Utilities and Fuel,” “Education and Recreation,” “Manufacturing and Labor,” and “Taxes.” The “General Information” sections cover: location; topography; climate; population; government; business activity; financial institutions; motels and hotels; newspapers; television; radio; churches; community planning; housing; law enforcement; fire protection; medical services; The “Transportation” section covers: air service; rail service; motor freight service; ports; highways; bus transportation; local transportation; package express; The” Utilities and Fuel” section covers: electricity; gas; water; sewer; telephone; The “Education and Recreation” section covers: public school; private schools; colleges; technical education; public libraries; recreation; cultural facilities; The “Manufacturing and Labor” section covers: labor supply; Right To Work Law; Employment Security Commission; industries; The “Taxes” section covers: state taxes; local taxes. The volume appears to have been published in 1988 and contains data from 1980 through 1988, but also includes projections up to 2000.


The York County Informational Booklet was transferred from the Ida Jane Dacus Library at Winthrop University on May 25, 2016.


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

York County Informational Booklet - Accession 1540 M750 (807)

LC Subject Headings

York County (S.C)--Statistics; York County (S.C)--Economic conditions