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Beaufort – 5 Centuries of History

January 27, 2022 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm


Thursday, January 27 – The War of the Rebellion & the Rehearsal for Reconstruction, 1860-1868
Presented by Dr. Stephen R. Wise 

Dr. Wise, Museum Curator and Cultural Resources Manager at Marine Corps Recruit Depot Parris Island, has written and edited a number of works including Lifeline of the Confederacy: Blockade Running During the Civil War, a highly acclaimed, comprehensive account of the Confederate effort to deliver supplies through the northern blockade and Gate of Hell: The Campaign for Charleston Harbor 1863, which received the South Carolina Historical Society award as the best book written in 1994 on South Carolina History. Dr. Wise received his Bachelor of Arts from Wittenberg University and a master’s degree from Bowling Green State University. He received his doctorate from the University of South Carolina.

Please join us for 5 nights, 5 weeks and 5 centuries of history as Beaufort’s premiere historians Dr. John McCardell, Dr. Lawrence S. Rowland, and Dr. Stephen R. Wise, discuss the old Beaufort District from settlement to the 20th Century.

All sessions will be at at the USCB Center for the Arts from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.

$30 per session (Individual)
$145 for the 5-night series if purchased by December 25, 2021 (Individual)
Student discount:  $20  (Individual)

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January 27, 2022
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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