In 1686 the Lords Proprietors ordered an investigation of charges that Quary had aided pirates while serving as governor. Read the Entry »

Despite his failure as a novelist and magazine publisher, he kept his sense of humor and somehow came to grips with the cards that life had dealt him. Read the Entry »

Quilt-making describes the process used by individuals and groups to sew decorative bed covers from layers of fabric, either for personal use or for sale. South Carolina quilts have changed over time, reflecting the influences of geography, historical events, technological innovations, economic circumstances, ethnic traditions, and personal aesthetics. Read the Entry »

Quitrents in South Carolina were designed to encourage immediate colonization by taking into account settlers’ lack of money. Read the Entry »