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Meet the Staff: Elaine Rohr

  Elaine Rohr   I have a Master’s Degree in American History with a concentration in Public History from Western Carolina University and an…

Researching the Civil Rights Movement at the SCDAH

Researching the Civil Rights Movement at the SCDAH   South Carolina’s contribution to the Civil Rights Movement is often overshadowed by national…

SC Birth Certificates at the Archives

A Blog Post By Morgan Jones-King   Doing genealogical research at the South Carolina Department of Archives and History can be a rewarding venture…

Meet the Staff: Michael Fondren

A Blog Post by  Michael Fondren   I’m originally from Foreman, Arkansas. I earned my B.A. History degree at Southern Arkansas University in 2015…

Coordinating the National Register of Historic Places

A blog post by Virginia Harness   Listing a property in the National Register of Historic Places is an intensive process. National Register…

Meet the Staff: Keely Lewis-Schroer

I am originally from Chester, South Carolina and attended the University of South Carolina where I received my Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) in…

Preserving South Carolina’s State Constitutions

Preserving South Carolina’s State Constitutions   A blog post by Patrick McCawley The South Carolina Department of Archives and History (SCDAH)…

Searching the South Carolina Electronic Records Archive

A blog post by Morgan Jones-King   If you’re interested in researching South Carolina history, you might want to visit us in person to view our…

Ask an Archivist

        #AskAnArchivist Day is a day sponsored by the Society of American Archivists that is used as an opportunity to connect archivists…

Meet the Staff Erin Lowry

        I grew up in the Ballentine, SC area.  History was always a part of my reality.  In fact, the road names in the area, such as Julius…