The Burning of Columbia, SC

Columbia, Burning of

February 17–18, 1865

The Burning of Columbia

Burning of Columbia

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  • Title Columbia, Burning of
  • Coverage February 17–18, 1865
  • Author
  • Keywords General William T. Sherman, Mayor Thomas J. Goodwyn, cotton bales, massive devastation
  • Website Name South Carolina Encyclopedia
  • Publisher University of South Carolina, Institute for Southern Studies
  • URL
  • Access Date December 2, 2020
  • Original Published Date
  • Date of Last Update January 22, 2019
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