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South of the Border souvenir collection

Identifier: Mss 1034-109

Collection Overview

Two postcards, one coffee mug, and a Pedro snow globe from the South of the Border, Dillon, South Carolina.


  • undated


Language of Material

Materials in English.

Access Restrictions

This collection is open for research.

Copyright Notice

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Historical Note

Developed by Alan Schafer, South of the Border is a Mexican-themed roadside attraction on Interstate 95 in Dillon, South Carolina, consisting of a motor inn, several restaurants and gift shops, and an amusement park.


0.5 linear feet (1 object box, 1 folder)


Miscellaneous souvenirs from South of the Border, Dillon, South Carolina.

Collection Arrangement

Materials are described at the item level.

Acquisitions Information

Materials purchased in 2018 by Special Collections, College of Charleston Libraries.

Processing Information

Processed by Josh Minor, July 2023.

Inventory of the South of the Border Souvenir Collection, undated
Processed by:Josh Minor; finding aid created by: Josh Minor
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Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections Repository

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