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Image of 48 Bull Street (Emanuel Antonio House) - Property File

48 Bull Street (Emanuel Antonio House) - Property File

Constructed ca. 1786-1808; additions 1813 and after 1852. This masonry dwelling with a one-story front piazza; a 2-story, six-bay facade; and a hipped roof with a projecting pediment has long interested neighborhood residents and Charleston historians seeking its origins. Recent research has shown that it began as a 2- or 3-room dwelling of the post-Revolutionary period constructed before 1808 by Isaac Holmes, a Johns Island planter, for Emanuel ...

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Image of 51 Bull Street (Holy Trinity Reformed Episcopal Church) - Property File

51 Bull Street (Holy Trinity Reformed Episcopal Church) - Property File

Constructed ca. 1880. This congregation was formed as small groups of African-Americans left the Protestant Episcopal Church to join the Reformed Episcopal church. In 1875 this congregation was organized under its present name, and in 1876 the site at 51 Bull Street was aquired. Construction was begun by 1880, and the church was built in 3 weeks for the cost of $1,000. File contains brief narrative history; 115th church anniversary publicat ...

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Image of 54 Bull Street - Property File

54 Bull Street - Property File

Constructed ca. 1870-90. This is a typical frame single house of the late-19th century built for working-class whites and, particularly, the freedmen who crowded into this area of Harleston Village after the Civil War. Large lots such as that at 50 Bull were increasingly subdivided. Even at this late date the pattern for kitchen dependencies remained fixed with middling single houses. This example retains a 2-story outbuilding with only one ro ...

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54 Bull Street - Drawing, Architectural

Title of drawing: 54 Bull Street Date of drawing: Undated Name of creator(s): Emily Curtis Floor Plans. Set includes 2 field sketches with measurements and 1 finalized, ink-on-Mylar drawing.

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Image of 77 Calhoun Street (Gaillard Auditorium / Municipal Auditorium - Property File

77 Calhoun Street (Gaillard Auditorium / Municipal Auditorium - Property File

File contains brochure entitled "Sieze the Moment" about the renovations to the Gaillard Auditorium (City of Charleston, June 2010); fundraising brochure.

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Image of 125 Calhoun Street (Corner of Calhoun and Meeting Street) - Property File

125 Calhoun Street (Corner of Calhoun and Meeting Street) - Property File

Current site of the Courtyard Marriott Hotel on Calhoun Street (125 Calhoun Street). Formerly the site of the houses at 125 Calhoun Street and 316 Meeting Street and a group of buildings including the Zion Presbyterian Church for Negroes, Royal Cleaners, State Auto Loans Col, Waffle House, and Marion Square Fruit Store. File contains News & Courier captioned photograph (3/31/1960) about the proposed demolition of buildings. No photos on file ...

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Image of 56 Bull Street (Denmark Vesey House) - Property File

56 Bull Street (Denmark Vesey House) - Property File

Constructed ca. 1821-22. Tradition holds that this is the residence of Denmark Vesey, leader of an aborted slave insurrection in 1822. The single story frame building with vernacular characteristics follows the scheme of "freedmen's cottages" built in postbellum Charleston but may contain an earlier structure. Vesey, a native of the West Indies brought to Charleston as a slave, purchased his freedom in 1800 with money from a lottery prize. ...

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56 Bull Street (Denmark Vesey House) - Drawing, Architectural

Title of drawing: 56 Bull Street (Denmark Vesey House) Date of drawing: Undated Name of creator(s): Not Indicated Floor Plan. Finalized, ink-on-mylar drawing. Drawing also includes 19½ Line Street Floor Plan. No noted measurements or scale.

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