Life along the Santee River in Williamsburg County, South Carolina
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Published by Three Rivers Historical Society in [Hemingway, SC] (414 N. Main St., Hemingway 29554) .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • Williamsburg County (S.C.),
  • Santee River Valley (S.C.)

Subjects:

  • Williamsburg County (S.C.) -- Description and travel -- Anecdotes.,
  • Williamsburg County (S.C.) -- Social life and customs -- Anecdotes.,
  • Williamsburg County (S.C.) -- History -- Anecdotes.,
  • Santee River Valley (S.C.) -- Description and travel -- Anecdotes.,
  • Santee River Valley (S.C.) -- Social life and customs -- Anecdotes.,
  • Santee River Valley (S.C.) -- History -- Anecdotes.

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementP.G. Gourdin.
GenreAnecdotes.
ContributionsThree Rivers Historical Society.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsF277.W7 G68 2000
The Physical Object
Pagination54 leaves :
Number of Pages54
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3600267M
LC Control Number2002328834

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