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Partner Event: 2019 American Revolution Symposium

2019 American Revolution Symposium: State of Rebellion: South Carolina’s Place in the American Revolution


This 1st Annual American Revolutionary War Symposium is presented by the SC Archives & History Foundation and the SC Department of Archives and History with the support of South Carolina Humanities, and will focus on the American Revolution in South Carolina, a major, if not pivotal, site of war activities.  While directed to those with an existing interest the Revolution it will capture the interest of both the novice and the expert.  On Saturday, October 5, Key Note Speaker John Buchanan, author of The Road to Charleston: Nathanael Greene and the American Revolution , Dr. Andrew J. O’Shaughnessy, Vice President of the Thomas Jefferson Foundation at Monticello, along with John Beakes, Mrs. Peggy Picket, Dr. Jim Piecuch, and John Allison will participate in a day long program providing insight on South Carolina and the American Revolution.

Registration is $50 on or prior to September 20, registration after September 20 is $65, and Student Registration is $25 (a valid school ID is required). 

Earlier Event: September 28
Later Event: October 17
Historic Rock Hill Oyster Roast