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Beaufort – 5 Centuries of History

February 10, 2022 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm


Thursday, February 10 – The Twentieth Century, 1910 – 1970s
Presented by Dr. Lawrence S. Rowland and Dr. Stephen R. Wise

Dr. Rowland is the Distinguished Professor Emeritus of History for the University of South Carolina, Beaufort and previously held roles with the University as Professor of History and Associate Dean for Academic Affairs. Professor Rowland is author of numerous articles, books and book reviews on South Carolina and Sea Island history.

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.

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 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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February 10, 2022
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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