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Today In Charleston History: September 23

1745 – Births.

Issac Hayne was born at Pon Pon Plantation. He later became a martyr to the Patriot cause when he was hanged by British authorities.  199 more words

History - Charleston

The Holy Bible -Is it a White Man's Religion?

I have heard some say that the Holy Bible is a white mans religion. I beg to differ. The Holy Bible is a history book written about a certain group of people, God’s people! 295 more words

Young Bessie Stringfield

A study of the main character of Tales of The Talented Tenth number two.as a child.


The National Great Blacks in Wax museum is unexpectedly run-down, clumped onto the corner of East North Avenue and North Bond Street, surrounded by row houses and condemned buildings. 441 more words

African American

Thomas Bishop

Thomas Bishop

Thomas Bishop was the son of Stephen Bishop and his wife Charlotte.  His name appears in two record books. The first is in the estate inventory of Mammoth Cave property prepared upon the death of Dr. 1,013 more words

Mammoth Cave