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Object ID # ANN.GEN.001
Title Ann Street (General)
Object Type Property File
Scope & Content Ann Street was laid out in 1801 as one of the streets of Wraggborough. It was named for Ann Wragg (1731-1806), daughter of Joseph Wragg, and wife of Gen. Christopher Gadsden. (Source: Charleston Streets, website)

File contains report entitled "Ann Street Warehouses: Summary and Assessment of Existing Historic Fabric and Historic Preservation Planning Recommendations," prepared by Preservation Consultants, Inc., dated 11/29/88. This document was prepared in response to the proposed Visitor Reception and Transportation (VRTC). It presents historical background on the area; the railroad; the structures (Camden Depot, Charleston Bagging Manufacturing Company Warehouse, the Martschink Warehouse); the historic features and fabrics; and the architectural significance of the structures. Appendix includes National Historic Landmark Nominations dated 1976, 1981, and 1985 for the William Aiken House and Associated Railroad Structures.

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Subjects Streets--South Carolina--Charleston
Warehouses--South Carolina--Charleston
Railroad companies--South Carolina--Charleston
Railroad stations
Search Terms Ann Street
Visitor Reception and Transportation Center (VRTC)
Physical Description 1 File Folder