Yearly Archives: 2016

The Cantey Family Papers

  Sunday, Sept. 25, 2016, 3 p.m. Kershaw County Historical Society Program At the Camden Archives & Museum 1314 Broad Street, Camden, SC ……………………….. Enjoy insights into the working world of historians who put “bits and pieces” together to weave

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Photo Review: “The Battle of Hobkirk’s Hill”

April 24, 2016: John Beakes speaking on “The Battle of Hobkirk’s Hill”

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Photo Review: “The Wateree: Before the Dams”

Feb. 21, 2016: Lon D. Outen speaking on “The Wateree: Before the Dams”

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The Battle of Hobkirk’s Hill

Sunday, April 24, 2016, 3 p.m. Kershaw County Historical Society Program Council Chambers room, the Kershaw County Government Center 515 Walnut Street, Camden, SC Learn about the Battle of Hobkirk’s Hill, the 1781 Revolutionary War battle fought within present city

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March Membership Drive 2016

IT’S YOUR HISTORY, TOO!  Join Us!  Submit your name, address, email and phone with your dues (select your level below): Student $10.00 Senior Citizen $20.00 Individual $25.00 Family $35.00 Person or Family, donor level $50.00 Business $50.00 Contributing $75.00 Sustaining $100.00 Life $1,000.00 Three

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The Wateree: Before the Dams

Please Join Us! Sunday, February 21, 3:00 p.m. Kershaw County Historical Society Program at South Building, Kershaw County School District Office, 2029 West DeKalb Street, Camden Local history author Lon D. Outen will share research-in-progress to focus on Camden as

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Racing Program Memorable

The audience was captivated and all seats were taken at the Kershaw County Historical Society’s program Sunday, Nov. 15, 20015, in the Kershaw County Council Chambers when Bondy Long told the story of “Camden’s Moment in NASCAR History.” Program attendees

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