Rock Hill City Handbook - Accession 635 - M274 (324)
Download 1895 City of Rock Hill Handbook (OCR) (12.6 MB)
Accession 635 - M274 (324)
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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.
The Rock Hill City Handbook was donated to the Archives by MoBray Beaty via Sula Pettibon ca. 1985.
For information concerning copyright please contact the Louise Pettus Archives and Special Collections at Winthrop University.
Finding Aid Citation
Louise Pettus Archives and Special Collections, Winthrop University, "Rock Hill City Handbook - Accession 635 - M274 (324)". Finding Aid 498.