Florence County

1888 –

Dr. G. Wayne King Slide Collection

The Dr. G. Wayne King Slide Collection contains 105 slides of late nineteenth and early twentieth century Florence. The slides were collected by Dr. G. Wayne King (1939-2008), a professor of history, who retired from Francis Marion University. The majority of the slides depict street scenes and buildings of downtown Florence, South Carolina

Citation Information

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  • Title Florence County
  • Coverage 1888 –
  • Author
  • Keywords between the Great Pee Dee and Lynches Rivers, Pee Dee (Pedee, Peadea) Indians, Queensborough Township, cultivation of cotton, included iron and brickworks, a cottonseed and fertilizer company, a machine manufacturer, and a mattress company, Pee Dee Light Artillery and the Pee Dee Rifles, CSS Pee Dee, nine cities and towns
  • Website Name South Carolina Encyclopedia
  • Publisher University of South Carolina, Institute for Southern Studies
  • URL
  • Access Date June 18, 2024
  • Original Published Date
  • Date of Last Update July 26, 2022
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