Fort Jackson Headquarters. Richland Library.

Fort Jackson

1917 –

Fort Jackson Library Collection

A collection of photographs from 1950-1971 depicting the libraries, staff and patrons of Fort Jackson, S.C. In these years the Fort Jackson library system grew from a main library with 3 small branches to a centralized library system with more than 100,000 volumes.

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  • Title Fort Jackson
  • Coverage 1917 –
  • Author
  • Keywords Sixth National Army Cantonment, named for Andrew Jackson, training ground for new soldiers, Civilian Conservation Corps workers, headquarters for the state’s prisoner-of-war camps, court-martial of Captain Howard Levy, army’s largest training post for new soldiers, insulated from development
  • Website Name South Carolina Encyclopedia
  • Publisher University of South Carolina, Institute for Southern Studies
  • URL
  • Access Date October 24, 2020
  • Original Published Date
  • Date of Last Update October 10, 2016
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