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Publications

The State Historic Preservation Office has the following publications available online in Adobe Acrobat PDF format:

A Teacher's Guide to African American Historic Places in South Carolina
                 Introduction
                 Historic Sites 
                 Teaching Activities & Lesson Plans 
                 Places to Visit & Internet Resources 
                 Indices
                 Arts Integration Supplement

African American Historic Places in South Carolina 
                 Addendum July 2015 - June 2016 
                 Addendum July 2016 - June 2017
                 Addendum July 2017-June 2018

Complying with Architectural Covenants 

Consultant's Guide to Survey & National Register Files 

Directory of South Carolina's Local History, Historic Preservation, and Cultural Organizations 

Historic Districts are Good for Your Pocketbook: The Impact of Local Historic Districts on House Prices in South Carolina 

Make Your Dream a Reality: A Community Group Guide to a Historic Preservation Project      Appendices 

Manual for Owners of Historic Buildings 

Preserving Our Past to Build a Healthy Future: A Historic Preservation Plan for South Carolina, 2007-2015 

SHPO Preservation Hotlines

SHPO Recognition

Smiling Faces Historic Places: The Economic Benefits of Historic Preservation in South Carolina 

South Carolina's Historic Cemeteries: A Preservation Handbook 

South Carolina Standards and Guidelines for Archaeological Investigations 

Survey Manual: Statewide Survey of Historic Places 

2018 Historic Preservation Month Interactive PDF

The Department of Archives and History also has many publications available for purchase.