Robert Smalls (1839 – 1915) was born in Beaufort, South Carolina, on April 5th, 1839, in a slave cabin behind his mother’s master’s house on 511
If you love American history – especially Revolutionary War and the American Civil War – then a visit to historic Charleston, South Carolina must be
On a recent visit to Charleston visit our family stayed at the Andrew Pinckney Inn. It is a very nice place and centrally located to
A walk of historic Charleston would not be complete without stopping by to visit St. Michael’s Church. It has a rich history.
A visit to Fort Sumter is a must-stop for any Civil War buff when visiting Charleston. About Fort Sumter, the National Park Service says: Decades
April 11th, 1861 – Confederate General P.G.T. Beauregaard demands the surrender of Ft. Sumter in Charleston Harbor from Major Robert Anderson. The reply was: “I