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Title Freedman's Cottage Architectural Survey
Object Type Card, Index
Scope & Content A house-by-house survey of freedman's cottages undertaken by HCF staff in 2000. Architectural details were recorded and photos taken of each house. Architectural details surveyed include: walls/construction; porch; piazza screen; gable; windows; opening into main house; foundation; chimney; presence of additions; and other miscellaneous notes about condition, etc. Surveys were done on these houses:

America Street: 107
Amherst Street: 38
Ashe Street: 23, 51
Ashley Avenue: 274, 277, 288, 290, 291, 304, 313, 318, 331, 379
Ashton Street: 1, 5, 7, 19, 21, 23, 29, 30, 38, 41, 46
Bogard Street: 15?, 17?, 44, 128, 131
Cannon Street: 82½
Carolina Street: 8
Carondolet Street: 3, 5, 7, 9, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15
Cleveland Street: 9, 11, 22, 24
Coming Street: 187
Congress Street: 94, 96, 98, 100, 124, 126, 128, 137, 138, 139, 147, 148, 171, 177, 185, 189, 233
Cooper Street: 42, 46, 62, 71, 73, 89, 91, 105, 111, 113
Court Street: 1, 5, 7, 15, 20
Dewey Street: 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 14, 16, 18, 20, 22
Dingle Street: 1, 2, 4, 6, 8, 10,12, 14, 16, 19
Duc's Court: 5, 6
F Street: 16, 26, 32, 34
Fishburne Street: 170, 172, 174, 184, 190, 195, 196, 206, 207, 209, 211, 221, 223, 225, 227
Gay Place: 2, 4, 6, 8
H Street: 1, 3, 5, 7, 2, 4, 6, 10, 11, 17, 19, 20, 21, 22, 23
Hagood Avenue: 2, 4
Hampden Court: 8
Hanover Street: 19½, 24, 82, 94, 101, 103
Harris Street: 109, 111, 113
Huger Street: 237, 264?, 353 (note: 2 cards for this address, different descriptions), 354, 356, 357, 358, 360, 365, 371, 385, 387, 389, 399, 401, 438, 452, 456, 458, 490
Jackson Street: 193, 195, 197, 199, 192 (see 211 Nassau)
Kennedy Street: 2, 3, 4, 9, 27, 28, 30, 38, 42, 55, 65
Killians Street: 3, 5, 9, 12, 14
Kracke Street: 1, 4½
Larnes Street: 2, 2½, 6, 10, 11, 21, 24
Lee Street: 62, 68½?, 70
Line Street: 15, 19½, 22, 26, 142, 155, 183, 185, 187, 190, 194, 196, 198, 204
Maverick Street: 6, 7, 9, 11, 18
Meeting Street: 559, 606
Morris Street: 40
Moultrie Street: 10, 16, 18, 20, 22, 24, 33
Nassau Street: 78, 80, 101, 103, 105, 107, 109, 111, 113, 115, 117, 194, 211, 221, 227
Norman Street: 10, 24
N. Hamstead Square: 20, 18
Nunan Street: 1, 27, 29, 31, 51, 53, 54, 56, 83, 85
Orr's Court: 2, 6, 8, 14, 16, 22
President Street: 145, 222, 238, 296, 298, 300, 304, 306, 307, 308, 312
Race Street: 380, 394, 396, 422, 424, 436, 437, 439, 442, 444, 458, 459, 464
Reid Street: 18
Rose Lane: 33, 35, 38
Rosemont Street: 3, ?, 5, 12, 23, 24
Rubens Street: 104
Rutledge Avenue: 553, 577, 590, 592, 596
St. Philips Street: 287
Senate Street: 3, 7
Sheppard Street: ?, 9, 14, 18, 19, 20, 22, 25, 27, 29, 32, 34, 36
Smith Street: 189
South Street: 61
Strawberry Lane: 14, 18, 19, 21
Sumter Street: 292, 374, 379, 380, 381, 383, 400, 426, 436
Sutherland Court: 1, 6
Walnut: 42
Woodall Court: 3, 3½, ?, 7, 9, 11, 20, 41

For information (scant) on 16 Poinsett Street, see 2007.001.10.1.
Date 2000
Subjects African Americans--South Carolina--Charleston--Housing
Historic buildings--South Carolina--Charleston
Vernacular architecture--South Carolina--Charleston
Architectural surveys--South Carolina--Charleston
Lost architecture--South Carolina--Charleston
Search Terms Freedman's cottage
America Street
Amherst Street
Ashe Street
Ashley Avenue
Ashton Street
Bogard Street
Cannon Street
Carolina Street
Carondolet Street
Cleveland Street
Coming Street
Congress Street
Cooper Street
Court Street
Dewey Street
Dingle Street
Duc's Court
F Street
Fishburne Street
Gay Place
H Street
Hagood Avenue
Hampden Court
Hanover Street
Harris Street
Huger Street
Jackson Street
Kennedy Street
Killians Street
Kracke Street
Larnes Street
Lee Street
Line Street
Maverick Street
Meeting Street
Morris Street
Moultrie Street
Nassau Street
Norman Street
North Hampstead Square
Nunan Street
Orr's Court
President Street
Race Street
Reid Street
Rose Lane
Rosemont Street
Rubens Street
Rutledge Avenue
Senate Street
Sheppard Street
Smith Street
South Street
Strawberry Lane
Sumter Street
Sutherland Court
Walnut Court
Woodall Court
Poinsett Street
Physical Description 1 index card file box
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Object ID # 2007.001.10.2