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Boats in the Downtown Marina, Beaufort
Boats in the Downtown Marina,
Local History and Nature Pages
(Prepared by Library Staff)
Old Sheldon Church Ruins
Virtual Photo Tour of Beaufort County



Yamassee Indian artifacts provided by Heyward Point, LLC

  a Beach Sand: What It Is,
Where It Comes From,
and How It Gets Here

a Beaufort County
Resident Authors
  a Beaufort Library Society:
History of Collection
and Full Text of


a Big Pig Gig (2001)
Cows on Vacation (2000)

Community Art Projects

Famous People
of Beaufort County


Food Specialties
of Beaufort County

    "Fire of 1907"
Beaufort Gazette and
Savannah Morning News


a Fort Frederick
(c1726 - c1758)
  a Fort Fremont
(St. Helena Island)

a Fort Screven
(St. Helena Island)
  a Fremont, John Charles
The Man for Whom Fort Fremont was Named

a Frequently-Asked Questions
Beaufort County
  a Frogmore Stew
(Origins and Recipe)

a   a

a Ghost Stories
of Beaufort County
  a Gold Eagle Tavern:
Gone, But Not Forgotten

  Gullah Language
and Sea Island Culture


Bibliography of Gullah
and Sea Island
Cultural Materials


Library Construction Projects
(Photographic Histories)

Bluffton Lobeco
    John Cross Tavern

a Lovebugs
  a Lowcountry South
Carolina Indians
(Pathfinder to Materials)

  Marshes of the Lowcountry     Members of the
U. S. House of Representatives
and the
U. S. Senate
connected to Beaufort County

  Movies in Beaufort:
When and Where
    Oak Trees and Shrubs
of the Lowcountry

a Obituary Notices
in Beaufort County newspapers

"One County, One Book"
Community Reading Programs

  Pirates of the Lowcounty   a Population of Beaufort County


Public Library History
of Beaufort County

  a Robert Smalls, War Hero and Legislator

  Sand Flies     Sea Foam:
What is it?

  Sea Islands:
Erosion Remnant Islands
and Barrier Islands
    Snapping Shrimp:
Have You Heard Them?

a Spanish Moss:
Its Nature, History and Uses


Sweetgrass Baskets

The Concrete of the Lowcountry
Why They Happen

  Venomous Snakes and Spiders of South Carolina
(Online resources)
    W. Somerset Maugham
and Beaufort County

See Also:


Town of Port Royal Page:
Click on the
History Link

The South Carolina
Institute of Archaeology
and Anthropology's

Charlesfort Page

Town of Bluffton Community Development Department ( offers a brief history of the town and a number of maps, both current and historical, among other resources.

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