southcarolinadove:

chucktownsc:

cvilletochucktown:

Charleston, SC, April 1865, A view looking from the Mills House looking up Meeting Street at ruins of the Circular Church after Federal bombardment. 

Wow. Telling.

*tears*

southcarolinadove:

chucktownsc:

cvilletochucktown:

Charleston, SC, April 1865, A view looking from the Mills House looking up Meeting Street at ruins of the Circular Church after Federal bombardment. 

Wow. Telling.

*tears*

October 1st 1781, Hell Hole Creek,aka Hartley’s Creek.Skirmish, Patriots vs. Loyalist Maj. William Cunningham.“Bloody Bill” Cunningham massacred twenty-eight Patriots at Hartley’s Creek. The bodies were dismembered and mutilated. The creek was later known as Hell Hole Creek.
From the Palmetto Patriots, Settlers, Natives and Heroes Facebook page

October 1st 1781, Hell Hole Creek,
aka Hartley’s Creek.
Skirmish, Patriots vs. Loyalist Maj. William Cunningham.
“Bloody Bill” Cunningham massacred twenty-eight Patriots at Hartley’s Creek. The bodies were dismembered and mutilated. The creek was later known as Hell Hole Creek.

From the Palmetto Patriots, Settlers, Natives and Heroes Facebook page

The Charleston Earthquake of 1886
Damage to interior of church.
From http://www.eas.slu.edu/eqc/eqc_photos/1886EQ/sldjpgs/pages/sc9.html

The Charleston Earthquake of 1886

Damage to interior of church.

From http://www.eas.slu.edu/eqc/eqc_photos/1886EQ/sldjpgs/pages/sc9.html

The Charleston Earthquake of 1886
Cemetery monument shifted off base.
 From http://www.eas.slu.edu/eqc/eqc_photos/1886EQ/sldjpgs/pages/sc8.html

The Charleston Earthquake of 1886

Cemetery monument shifted off base.

 From http://www.eas.slu.edu/eqc/eqc_photos/1886EQ/sldjpgs/pages/sc8.html

The Charleston Earthquake of 1886
From http://www.eas.slu.edu/eqc/eqc_photos/1886EQ/sldjpgs/pages/sc7.html

The Charleston Earthquake of 1886

From http://www.eas.slu.edu/eqc/eqc_photos/1886EQ/sldjpgs/pages/sc7.html

southcarolinadove:

The Charleston Earthquake of 1886
From http://www.eas.slu.edu/eqc/eqc_photos/1886EQ/sldjpgs/pages/sc4.html

southcarolinadove:

The Charleston Earthquake of 1886

From http://www.eas.slu.edu/eqc/eqc_photos/1886EQ/sldjpgs/pages/sc4.html

The Charleston Earthquake of 1886
From http://www.eas.slu.edu/eqc/eqc_photos/1886EQ/sldjpgs/pages/sc6.html

The Charleston Earthquake of 1886

From http://www.eas.slu.edu/eqc/eqc_photos/1886EQ/sldjpgs/pages/sc6.html

The Charleston Earthquake of 1886
Roper Hospital, on Queen St. - Charleston Library Society (J. B. Macelwane archives, Saint Louis University)
From http://www.eas.slu.edu/eqc/eqc_photos/1886EQ/sldjpgs/pages/sc5.html

The Charleston Earthquake of 1886

Roper Hospital, on Queen St. - Charleston Library Society 
(J. B. Macelwane archives, Saint Louis University)

From http://www.eas.slu.edu/eqc/eqc_photos/1886EQ/sldjpgs/pages/sc5.html

The Charleston Earthquake of 1886
St. Philip Episcopal Church
From http://www.eas.slu.edu/eqc/eqc_photos/1886EQ/sldjpgs/pages/sc36.html

The Charleston Earthquake of 1886

St. Philip Episcopal Church

From http://www.eas.slu.edu/eqc/eqc_photos/1886EQ/sldjpgs/pages/sc36.html

The Charleston Earthquake of 1886
From http://www.eas.slu.edu/eqc/eqc_photos/1886EQ/sldjpgs/pages/sc34.html

The Charleston Earthquake of 1886

From http://www.eas.slu.edu/eqc/eqc_photos/1886EQ/sldjpgs/pages/sc34.html

southcarolinadove:

The Charleston Earthquake of 1886
"Tent life at Summerville, S.C."
From http://www.eas.slu.edu/eqc/eqc_photos/1886EQ/sldjpgs/pages/sc3.html

southcarolinadove:

The Charleston Earthquake of 1886

"Tent life at Summerville, S.C."

From http://www.eas.slu.edu/eqc/eqc_photos/1886EQ/sldjpgs/pages/sc3.html

The Charleston Earthquake of 1886
"Wrecked house (Summerville, S.C.)"
From http://www.eas.slu.edu/eqc/eqc_photos/1886EQ/sldjpgs/pages/sc33.html

The Charleston Earthquake of 1886

"Wrecked house (Summerville, S.C.)"

From http://www.eas.slu.edu/eqc/eqc_photos/1886EQ/sldjpgs/pages/sc33.html

The Charleston Earthquake of 1886
"Goose Creek Church, interior" - Cook’s Earthquake Views, no. 48.
From http://www.eas.slu.edu/eqc/eqc_photos/1886EQ/sldjpgs/pages/sc32.html

The Charleston Earthquake of 1886

"Goose Creek Church, interior" - Cook’s Earthquake Views, no. 48.

From http://www.eas.slu.edu/eqc/eqc_photos/1886EQ/sldjpgs/pages/sc32.html

The Charleston Earthquake of 1886
Craterlet near Ten Mile Hill
From http://www.eas.slu.edu/eqc/eqc_photos/1886EQ/sldjpgs/pages/sc30.html

The Charleston Earthquake of 1886

Craterlet near Ten Mile Hill

From http://www.eas.slu.edu/eqc/eqc_photos/1886EQ/sldjpgs/pages/sc30.html

The Charleston Earthquake of 1886
From http://www.eas.slu.edu/eqc/eqc_photos/1886EQ/sldjpgs/pages/sc26.html

The Charleston Earthquake of 1886

From http://www.eas.slu.edu/eqc/eqc_photos/1886EQ/sldjpgs/pages/sc26.html