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Object ID # 2005.001.02
Title A Walk Around Ye Olde Charleston
Object Type Book
Creator/Author Leiding, Harriette Kershaw
Scope & Content Text by Harriette Kershaw Leiding. Published by Lanneau's Art Store (Charleston, SC) in 1912. Contains a brief history of Charleston, along with histories in the form of walking tour guidebook, featuring buildings, houses, and sites throughout Charleston, ca. 1890s-early 1900s; also contains 24 photographs, mounted on each page, and 1 photo on cover. Photographs include*:

1) U.S. Custom House [200 East Bay Street]
2) St. Michael's Church [80 Meeting Street]
3) Central Market [188 Meeting Street, Meeting Hall]
4) St. Michael's Alley
5) South Carolina Hall [72 Meeting Street, South Carolina Society Hall]
6) Scotch Presbyterian Church [57 Meeting Street, First Scots Presbyterian Church]
7) Horry House [59 Meeting Street, Branford-Horry House]
8) The Huger House [34 Meeting Street, Daniel Elliott Huger House]
9) Peter Trezevant's House, Stall's Alley [7 Stoll's Alley] (see Notes)
10) First Baptist Church [61-63 Church Street]
11) Longitude Lane [28 Longitude Lane at right; 69 Church visible in background; cotton processing plant - 59 East Bay Street - at left]
12) Old Planters' Hotel [135 Church Street, Dock Street Theater]
13) Huguenot Church [136 Church Street, French Protestant Huguenot Church]
14) St. Philip's Church [146 Church Street]
15) Interior and Exterior of the Powder Magazine [21 Cumberland Street]
16) Old Slave Market [6 Chalmers Street, Old Slave Mart]
17) The Smythe Gateway [14 Legare Street, Pineapple Gate House]
18) The Simonton Gateway [32 Legare Street, Sword Gate House]
19) The Pringle House [27 King Street, Miles Brewton House]
20) East Battery
21) French Coffee House and Old Post Office or Exchange [120 and 122 East Bay Street]
22) The Riggs' Residence [350 Meeting Street, Joseph Manigault House]
23) Captain F.W. Wagener's Country Residence [now Lowndes Grove Plantation]
24) College of Charleston
25) Image of a view of the Walled City from the Cooper River on cover.

*Captions transcribed here as provided in the book. Current information in brackets.
Subjects Charleston (S.C.)--Pictorial works
Charleston (S.C.)--Guidebooks
Historic buildings--South Carolina--Charleston
Customhouses--South Carolina--Charleston
St. Michael's Episcopal Church (Charleston, S.C.)
First Scots Presbyterian Church (Charleston, S.C.)
Historic buildings--South Carolina--Charleston
First Baptist Church (Charleston, S.C.)
Hotels--South Carolina--Charleston
French Protestant Huguenot Church (Charleston, S.C.)
St. Philip's Church (Charleston, S.C.)
Powder Magazine (Charleston, S.C.)
Old Exchange Building and Provost Dungeon (Charleston, S.C.)
College of Charleston
United States Custom House (Charleston, S.C.)
Market Hall (Charleston, S.C.)
Sword Gate House (Charleston, S.C.)
Planters Hotel (Charleston, S.C.)
Search Terms St. Michael's Alley
Longitude Lane
East Battery
Walled City
Meeting Street
Tourist maps, tourist publications
Lowcountry Digital Library
Physical Description [6] p., [24] leaves : ill. ; 27 x 32 cm.
Date 1912
Date(s) of Creation 1912