Download PDF by R. Alan Stello Jr.: Arsenal of History: The Powder Magazine of South Carolina

By R. Alan Stello Jr.

ISBN-10: 1596298170

ISBN-13: 9781596298170

The Powder journal used to be accomplished circa 1713 as an arsenal to securely shop munitions within the South Carolina colonial capital of Charles city, serving always in safeguard during the 1740s and periodically until eventually the 1820s. Rescued from destruction in 1902, the development has served as a museum for greater than a century, inspiring numerous different old conservation efforts. Museum Director Alan Stello provides the tale of the state's oldest public development through constructing connections among the arsenal and the numerous episodes it has witnessed. Readers will take pleasure in an introductory examine South Carolina colonial army heritage whereas gaining an appreciation for this icon of background and preservation.

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