Newberry County

Newberry County

1785 –


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  • Title Newberry County
  • Coverage 1785 –
  • Author
  • Keywords earliest settlers considered the area “as pretty as a new berry.”, Nomadic Shawnee Indians lived on the Saluda River, Whitmire’s first settler, John Duncan, experienced destruction during the Civil War, Newberry Cotton Mill was the largest in the state when it began operating in 1884, Newberry schools achieved racial integration in 1970, Newberry Opera House
  • Website Name South Carolina Encyclopedia
  • Publisher University of South Carolina, Institute for Southern Studies
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  • Access Date July 13, 2024
  • Original Published Date
  • Date of Last Update August 16, 2022
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