Kingstree

1730s –

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  • Title Kingstree
  • Coverage 1730s –
  • Author
  • Keywords large white pine tree on the east bank of Black River, early explorer chopped an arrow, marking it as the “King’s Tree.”, Robert Mills designed “a handsome brick courthouse”, first newspaper, the Kingstree Star, Joseph L. Goldstein, the 1985 Nobel laureate in medicine, grew up in Kingstree.
  • Website Name South Carolina Encyclopedia
  • Publisher University of South Carolina, Institute for Southern Studies
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  • Access Date June 25, 2022
  • Original Published Date
  • Date of Last Update September 1, 2021
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