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Painted pink pig with blue saddle on teeter-totter in Pigeon Point Park, Beaufort
Teeter-totter pig,
Pigeon Point Park, Beaufort

     

Virtual Tour of Beaufort County [Page 4 of 6]
Photos by Dennis Adams, Information Services Coordinator

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"TIG Pig" statue, created by Del holt
"TIG Pig ,"created
by Delt Holt
"Big Pig Gig" (2001):
Photo Gallery,Page 4

"Mr. Hogpodge" papier maché figure, created by students of Beaufort Elementary School
"Mr. Hogpodge,"created
by students of Beaufort Elementary School (Bonus Pig)
"Big Pig Gig" (2001):
Missing Pig Bulletin


Two thirds of the 132-foot Hunting Island lighthouse is painted white. The upper third  is painted black
Hunting Island lighthouse
Population of Beaufort County

Raggedy Ann listens to a storybook reading at the Hilton Head Beanch Library
Children's storytime at
the Hilton Head Branch Library
Current Library Jobs

Wind, waves and sand sculpted  this driftwood into an abstract "composition"
Driftwood on Hunting Island beach
About Information Services (Reference)
A library employee chats with a regular customer while checking out books and videos
Checkout at the Hilton Head Branch Library children's desk
Renewals and Reserve of Items

Palmitos y sabal. Cycads and palmetto. Bay Street, Beaufort.
Cycads and palmetto,
Bay Street, Beaufort
Salud: Health Links in Spanish

Two-story blue house with white pillars and railing
House on Scott Street,
Downtown Beaufort
About Sandflies ("No Seeums")

Pink stairway leads up to the graceful white portico and porches of Beaufort's Cuthbert House
Cuthbert House,
Bay Street, Beaufort
About Fort Screven, Georgia
Wind-twisted trees at the edge of the beach on Hunting Island
Trees on the beach edge,
Hunting Island State Park
About Sea Islands
Large tree stumps and palmetto trunks can be seen on the beach at low tide
Hunting Island beach
at low tide
About Seafoam: What Is It?
The Robert Means House's pink double stairway leads up to the two tiers of porches
Robert Means House,
Bay Street, Beaufort
Library Departments and Services

The John Joyner House features a false front door
John Joyner House,
Bay Street, Beaufort
Library Web Site Map

The false front door on the John Joyner Smith House in Beaufort was the compromise to a disagreement between husband and wife. The real entrance accesses a side street
False front door on the
John Joyner Smith House,
Bay Street, Beaufort
About Venomous Snakes and Spiders
of South Carolina


Ancient oak on Bay
Street, Beaufort
About Spanish Moss
Blue-green playground turtle with blue saddle in Pigeon Point Park, Beaufort
Playground turtle in
Pigeon Point Park, Beaufort
Loggerhead Turtle Links

Scheper Store Building, Town of Port Royal
Scheper Store Building,
Town of Port Royal
About Sweetgrass Baskets

Framed by oak boughs, rays of sunrise are reflected on the Beaufort River. Lady's Island can be seen across the river
Sunrise over the Beaufort
River, Seen from Pigeon Point
About Tabby, the Oyster Shell
Concrete of the Lowcountry

Storefront on Carteret
Street, Downtown Beaufort

Tax Resources

The white exterior of the Beaufort Federal Courthouse brings out the clean lines of the Art Deco design
Federal Courthouse,
Downtown Beaufort
Website User Agreement

Tabby sea wall made of oyster shells
Tabby seawall protects this part of Bay Street in Beaufort from tidal erosion
Tides: Why They Happen

The two stories of proches of the Anchorage house are capped by  Corinthian capitals
Anchorage House,
Bay Street, Beaufort

Library Board of Trustees

Built around a765, the Elizabeth Hext House's simple wooden frame sits on a high tabby foundation
Elizabeth Hext House,
"The Point," Downtown Beaufort
About U. S. Legislators
with Ties to Beaufort County


Ornate Corinthian capitals top the columns on the second-floor porch, Anchorage House, Beaufort
Corinthian capitals trim
the Anchorage House,
Bay Street, Beaufort
Lowcountry Library Federation

Ten columns support the double-tiered porches of the Leverett House on Beaufort's Bay Street
Charles Edward Leverett House,
Bay Street, Beaufort
Useful Websites
Looking up into the spoke-like fronds of a palmetto tree
Palmetto tree in the
Lowcountry sun
Access to the DISCUS
online databases
Mermaid installation on Bay Street, Beaufort, October 2006
Mermaid installation on
Bay Street, Beaufort

Hours for Telephone
Reference Service

With red fall leaves in the foreground, brick columns stand tall at the Beaufort Branch Library
Entrance to Beaufort Branch
Library
Volunteer Opportunuties
at the Beaufort Branch Library

Red brick walls and low-lying steeple of the Mt. Carmel Baptist Church in Dale, Northerm Beaufort County
Mt. Carmel Baptist Church,
Dale (Northerm Beaufort County)
Volunteer Opportunuties
at the Lobeco Branch Library

Library employee dressed as a pirate in a Water Festival Parade, with cutlass, black hat, red sash and golden-colored coat
Library employee dressed as a pirate in a Water Festival Parade
Pirates of the Lowcountry
Green Victorian one-story house in Beaufort, with red roof
Cottage on Scott Street, Beaufort
Volunteer Opportunities
Marshside palmettos, shrubs and trees
Trees and shrubs along a marsh,
Lady's Island
Volunteer Opportunuties
at the Hilton Head Branch Library
Long stretches of mud and marsh grass on Beaufort Bay at low tide
Beaufort Bay at Low TIde
About Snapping Shrimp
The entrance to the Beaufort County  Courthouse is a two-story portico flanked by columns and arches.
Beaufort County Courthouse
Library Book Club
Schedules by Branch
 


Garden spot at Junction of
Bay and North Streets, Beaufort

eAudiobooks Slideshow Tutorial,
Page One

 
Sleek Art Deco style distinguishes the abandoned  County jail building on King Street in BEaufort
Old Art Deco-style Beaufort County
Jail, King Street, Beaufort

eAudiobooks Slideshow Tutorial,
Page Two
         
 
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