Beaufort

January 17, 1711 –

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  • Title Beaufort
  • Coverage January 17, 1711 –
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  • Keywords second-oldest town in South Carolina, Henry Somerset, Yamassee Indians destroyed the town in 1715, regional economy based on rice plantations, shipbuilding center, “Beaufort Assembly”, Beaufort College, the second-oldest college in South Carolina, U.S. Navy victory in Port Royal Sound, National Cemetery was laid out north of Boundary Street, Reconstruction regime, old rice fields were converted to hunting preserves,
  • Website Name South Carolina Encyclopedia
  • Publisher University of South Carolina, Institute for Southern Studies
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  • Access Date June 25, 2024
  • Original Published Date
  • Date of Last Update July 19, 2022
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