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SPC. Special Collections

 Record Group
Identifier: SPC

Found in 325 Collections and/or Records:

"Earthquake Sand: A Curiosity" broadside

 Collection
Identifier: Mss 0034-086
Collection Overview

Broadside promoting the sale of vials of colored sand as a souvenir of the earthquake, 31 Aug. 1886, that hit Charleston, S.C.; sold at 15 cents per bottle; sand collected by C.I. Walker, Jr.

Dates: 1886

EastWest Institute (EWI) archive

 Collection
Identifier: Mss 0219
Abstract

Assorted photographs, published materials, and video and audio recordings relating to the EastWest Institutes (EWI), an international not-for-profit, non-partisan think tank focusing on international political, economic and security issues founded by John Edwin Mroz and Ira D. Wallach in 1980. Materials document the EastWest Institutes (EWI) programmatic activity throughout its 40-year existence.

Dates: 1980-2020

Basil Ede art prints

 Collection
Identifier: Mss 0054
Collection Overview

The collections consists of 55 numbered prints produced by Ede for the Warner Collection of the Gulf States Corporation. The prints were later published in "Wild Birds of America: The Art of Basil Ede" in 1991. Ede produced 58 total prints (55 of which are available in this collection).

Dates: 1976-1992

Emily Mary Joseph England first communion certificate

 Collection
Identifier: Mss 0034-166
Collection Overview

A first communion certificate for Emily Mary Joseph England in the Cathedral of St. Finbar, dated April 22nd, 1849. Two Bible verses (Deut. XXXII and Revelations ii, 10) are printed on the certificate; it is unsigned by the pastor. The certificate is a mass-produced form from either Baltimore, Philadelphia, or Pittsburgh. The original certificate has been pasted on to more durable paper for preservation purposes.

Dates: 1849

Exchange Club of Charleston (S.C.) records

 Collection
Identifier: Mss 0034-106
Collection Overview

The collection consists of the minutes of the Board of Directors (1971-1972), the Treasurer's report (1972), and the Exchange Club budget report (1972-1973). The papers include a letter to prospective exhibitors for the 1972 Coastal Carolina Fair and correspondence from prospective participants in a photography contest held at the fair. Several pamphlets describing club functions, programs, and community service are also included in the records.

Dates: 1971-1973

Exhibition of the Senior Class of the South Carolina College program

 Collection
Identifier: Mss 0034-120
Collection Overview This collection consists of a copy of the program for an exhibition held by the senior class of South Carolina College on May 9th and 10th, 1844. "Order of exercises for May 9th: Latin Oration—Napolean in Insula Sanctæ Helenæ Exul (P.H. Nelson); Reciprocal relation between Public Opinion and Legislation (J. Ball); Effects of the present diffusion of Cheap Literature (S.E. Caughman); Influence on the Works of Johnson and Gibbon, on English Style (W.F.B. Haynsworth); Moore's Epicurean examined...
Dates: 1844

Fairfield Plantation papers

 Collection
Identifier: Mss 0034-140
Collection Overview

This collection consists of items related to Fairfield Plantation and includes maps, photographs, correspondence, a handwritten list of the property's slaves, and other miscellaneous and primary materials.

Dates: 1839-1963

Family Devotion, Morning and Family Devotion, Evening mezzotints by James Scott

 Collection
Identifier: Mss 0034-187
Abstract

Two mezzotints of Victorian parlor scenes by James Scott after Edward Prentis.

Dates: approximately 1841

Linda Fantuzzo collection

 Collection
Identifier: Mss 0141
Abstract

Linda Fantuzzo is an American artist whose work has been exhibited throughout South Carolina and the United States. This collection consists of exhibition catalogs, clippings, and photographs of Fantuzzo from 1988 to 2011.

Dates: circa 1988-2011

Fellowship Society records

 Collection
Identifier: Mss 0151
Abstract

Minutes (1769-1963), membership records (1762-1993) and financial records (1774-2004) document all activities of the Fellowship Society, a Charleston, South Carolina benevolent organization dedicated to charity, education, and upkeep of widows and orphans of its members.

Dates: 1762-2005