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Searching the SCDAH Summary Guide & Online Catalog

A blog post by Kathryn Slover If you visit or contact the South Carolina Department of Archives and History (SCDAH), the Archives reference staff…

What Can We Learn Through South Carolina Archaeology?

A blog post by Joseph Wilkinson To most people the concept of archaeology brings to mind images of pyramids and lost treasures hidden in ancient…

Meet the Staff: Oriana Windham

      I grew up in North Augusta, SC but have lived in Columbia for the last 6 years.  I attended the University of South Carolina where I…

Preserving South Carolina State Agency Websites

A blog post by Kathryn Slover   What Is Web Archiving and How Do We Preserve A Website?  Web archiving is the process of collecting websites and…

Meet the Staff: Evan Spencer

    I’m originally from Slidell, Louisiana (just north of New Orleans!). I went to Louisiana Tech University and studied History, then to Middle…

Brown at 65: Preserving South Carolina’s Role in the Desegregation of America’s Schools

A blog post by Ramon Jackson, African American Heritage Coordinator   This week marks the 65th anniversary of the Brown vs. Board of Education…

Meet the Staff - Jessica Hills

A Blog Post by Jessica Hills       I was born and raised in Myrtle Beach, SC, where my all of my immediate family still lives.  For undergrad, I…

South Carolina African American Heritage Commission (SCAAHC)

A blog post by Ramon Jackson Established through the passage of a joint resolution by the SC General Assembly in May 1993, the South Carolina…

Meet the Staff: Joseph Wilkinson

      I was born here in Columbia and have lived in South Carolina my whole life. I grew up in Calhoun County, where as a kid I was exposed to…

Meet the Staff: Virginia Harness

      Meet the Staff: Virginia Harness   Although I was born in Indiana, my family moved to Morgantown, West Virginia when I was a toddler and…