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Encyclopedia of South Carolina

Nancy Capace

Encyclopedia of South Carolina

by Nancy Capace

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Published .
Written in English

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    Second Edition

    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages535
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10177388M
    ISBN 100403093473
    ISBN 109780403093472
    OCLC/WorldCa43958028

    The volume also treats nineteenth-century musicians who performed what might be called proto-jazz or proto-blues in string bands, medicine shows, vaudeville, and the zed alphabetically, from Johnny Acey to Webster Young, the book's entries include basic biographical information, South Carolina residences, career details, compositions. Read "The South Carolina Encyclopedia Guide to the Counties of South Carolina" by available from Rakuten Kobo. The South Carolina Encyclopedia Guide to South Carolina Counties documents the defining aspects of the forty-six countie.

    An online version of the South Carolina Encyclopedia launched on Wednesday, Octo A joint initiative of South Carolina Humanities, the USC Univeristy Libraries, the Institute of Museum and Library Services, the South Carolina State Library, the USC Press, the USC Center for Digital Humanities, and Southern Studies, the Digital South Carolina Encyclopedia builds on the print. Newberry County is a county in the state of South Carolina, United States. As of the census, 37, people lived there. [1] Its county seat is : Newberry.

    The first single-volume reference to the events, institutions, and cultural forces that have defined the state, the Encyclopedia of North Carolina is a landmark publication that will serve those who love and live in North Carolina for generations to come. Editor William S. Powell, whom the Raleigh News & Observer described as a "living repository of information on all things North Carolinian.   This morning the State newspaper released an article about the first South Carolina Encyclopedia. I am extremely excited about this book. I have posted the State newspaper article below. Eight years, plus a million words or so, plus a million dollars or more and the South Carolina Encyclopedia is all yours. On Sept. 29, the.


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Featured Content from the Encyclopedia. © University of South Carolina - aws. The South Carolina Encyclopedia Hardcover – Septem by Walter Edgar (Editor) out of Encyclopedia of South Carolina book stars 12 ratings.

See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Used from /5(12). Benjamin Franklin V is Distinguished Professor Emeritus of English at the University of South Carolina.

He holds a Ph.D. from Ohio University and is the author of several books including The Other John Adams, ; The Portable Anais Nin; and Jazz and Blues Musicians of South Carolina: Interviews with Jabbo, Dizzy, Drink, and Others published by the University of South Carolina : Benjamin Franklin.

Durham, North Carolina, a city of aboutpeople, is approximately miles south of Washington, D.C. Durham and nearby Raleigh and Chapel Hill constitute the three points of what is known as the Research Triangle, one of the nation's foremost centers for research-oriented industries and government, research, and regulatory agencies.

Charleston, South CarolinaCHARLESTON, SOUTH CAROLINA. The first English settlement in South Carolina was established at Albemarle Point on the west bank of the Ashley River in and named Charles Town, in honor of King Charles II.

Source for information on Charleston, South Carolina: Encyclopedia of the American Revolution: Library of Military History dictionary.

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The South Carolina Encyclopedia is a comprehensive single-volume reference for just about anything anyone would want to know about the Palmetto State's rich cultures and storied heritage, from prehistory to the present day. Under the editorial direction of distinguished historian Walter Edgar, five hundred ninety-eight contributors have come together to write more than one million words /5(2).

The South Carolina Encyclopedia is a comprehensive single-volume reference for just about anything anyone would want to know about the Palmetto State's rich cultures and storied heritage, from prehistory to the present day/5(10). The South Carolina Encyclopedia Guide to the Counties of South Carolina The South Carolina Encyclopedia Guide to the Governors of South Carolina The South Carolina Encyclopedia Guide to South Carolina Writers South Carolina Ghosts South Carolina Goes to War, – South Carolina in.

Encyclopedia Of South Carolina Indians book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for s: 0. South Carolina, constituent state of the U.S., one of the 13 original colonies.

Shaped like an inverted triangle, it is bounded on the north by North Carolina, on the southeast by the Atlantic Ocean, and on the southwest by Georgia. Columbia, located in the center of the state, is the capital and largest city.

Organized alphabetically, from Johnny Acey to Webster Young, the book’s entries include basic biographical information, South Carolina residences, career details, compositions, recordings as leaders and as band members, films, awards, Web sites, and lists of resources for additional reading.

Bahá’u’lláh’s teachings were brought to South Carolina by the son of a slave, Louis G. Gregory (–), a native of Charleston and a graduate of Howard University Law School. Becoming a confirmed believer in the Baha’i faith inhe made his first teaching trip to Charleston and seven other southern cities the following.

Pages in category "Writers from South Carolina" The following 59 pages are in this category, out of 59 total. This list may not reflect recent changes (). The South Carolina Encyclopedia Guide to South Carolina Writers expands the range of writers included in the landmark South Carolina Encyclopedia.

This guide updates the entries on writers featured in the original encyclopedia and augments that list substantially with dozens of new essays on Brand: University of South Carolina Press. World Book Online is an engaging, verified, and trustworthy digital resource for grades pre-K through high school.

Become a World Book Insider. Stay up to speed on all we have to offer-plus activities, crafts, and blogs for parents and educators in our newsletter. An Encyclopedia of South Carolina Jazz and Blues Musicians. by Benjamin Franklin V. Share your thoughts Complete your review.

Tell readers what you thought by rating and reviewing this book. Rate it * You Rated it *Brand: University of South Carolina Press. South Carolina is a state in the southeast United capital city is Columbia and the largest city is population of the state is about million people, ranked 23rd in the United States.

South Carolina's 32, square miles make it the 40th largest state. Other important cities in South Carolina are Columbia, Greenville, Spartanburg, Anderson, Sumter, and l: Columbia. Buy The South Carolina Encyclopedia by Walter B Edgar (Editor) online at Alibris. We have new and used copies available, in 1 editions - starting at $ Shop now.

The South Carolina Encyclopedia. Edited by Walter Edgar. The definitive sourcebook for clear, concise information on all things South Carolinian. The South Carolina Encyclopedia is a comprehensive single-volume reference for just about anything anyone would want to know about the Palmetto State's rich cultures and storied heritage, from prehistory to the present day.

In An Encyclopedia of South Carolina Jazz and Blues Musicians, Benjamin Franklin V documents the careers of South Carolina jazz and blues musicians from the nineteenth century to the present.

The musicians range from the renowned (James Brown, Dizzy Gillespie), to the notable (Freddie Green, Josh White), to the largely forgotten (Fud Livingston, Josie Miles),to the obscure (Lottie Frost.The Encyclopedia's definition of the South is a cultural one: the South is found wherever southern culture is found.

Although the focus is on the eleven states of the former Confederacy, this volume also encompasses southern outposts in midwestern and middle-Atlantic border states, even the southern pockets of Chicago, Detroit, and Bakersfield.Encyclopedia Britannica, South Carolina: The Palmetto State, is a part of the Discover America Series.

South Carolina celebrates the people and culture with beautiful images and engaging facts as well as describing the history, industry, environment, and sports that make this state unique.