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Title Sabina Elliott Wells Photographs (Negatives)
Object Type Series
Scope & Content Photographs (scans of 102 negatives) taken by Sabina Elliott Wells ca. 1898-1899: scenes in Charleston, northwest South Carolina (Table Rock and vicinity), and western North Carolina (Flat Rock and vicinity).

Wells was a Charleston artist, designer, and Newcomb potter who resided at 44 South Battery.

Collection also contains a photocopy of one of her journals (July 1898-March 1899) in which some of her travels are described that appear to be documented by these photographs. There is also information (scant) about Wells's pottery, a copy of her passport photo, and the catalog record for the SCHS's holdings.
Creator/Author Wells, Sabina Elliott, 1876-1943
Subjects Wells, Sabina Elliott, 1876-1943
Women artists--South Carolina--Charleston
Women potters--South Carolina--Charleston
Charleston (S.C.)--Buildings, structures, etc.
Historic buildings--South Carolina--Charleston
Historic buildings--North Carolina
Historic buildings--South Carolina
Diaries
South Carolina--Voyages and travels
North Carolina--Voyages and travels
Search Terms Lowcountry Digital Library
Physical Description DVD (scans of negatives), 5 files/photocopies of each set of negatives, 1 file/biographical material
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Date(s) of Creation 1898-1899
Object ID # 2006.016.07