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See You at March 11 Program! Local “Home Ties” in Worcester, Mass. Photos

In Camden for a research trip of several days, Dr. Janette Greenwood will be the main speaker for the Historical Society’s program, “Migration and Home Ties,” Sunday, March 11, at 3 p.m. at the Historic Robert Mills Courthouse, Camden, open

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A Great Day at the Bonds Conway House!

It was the July 20 gathering of descendants of Bonds Conway, builder of the c.1812 home now headquarters of the Kershaw County Historical Society. Outside and inside the house, family members from across the country reviewed their ancestor’s history. Bonds Conway was the first African American on local record to purchase his freedom from slavery.

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Society booth at the SC Book Festival!

The Society attracted attention at its booth at the SC Book Festival in Columbia Feb. 23-24.  We enjoyed our first time to be part of this popular annual event, beloved by readers and antique book-collectors. We are looking forward to

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