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Image of Memminger High School [20 Beaufain Street a/k/a 7-11 St. Philip Street] - Undated

Memminger High School [20 Beaufain Street a/k/a 7-11 St. Philip Street] - Undated

Color postcard of Memminger High School, once located at 20 Beaufain Street [a/k/a 7-11 St. Philip Street]. Printed on back: "The Memminger School is the highest in grade of the public schools, organized on the principle of the Normal Schools for girls only."

Record Type: Photo

Image of Hotel Fort Sumter [1 King Street] - 1950s?

Hotel Fort Sumter [1 King Street] - 1950s?

Circa 1950s color photographic postcard showing an aerial view of the Fort Sumter Hotel and the southern part of the Charleston peninsula. Boat dock on the river in front of the hotel; Grace Memorial Bridge in background. Printed on back: "Hotel Fort Sumter, Charleston, South Carolina. Charleston's only waterfront hotel, 200 outside rooms. Completely air conditioned. Rampart Room for your dining pleasure. spacious free parking areas, with moto ...

Record Type: Photo

Image of The Sunken Gardens, Hampton Park - ca. 1909

The Sunken Gardens, Hampton Park - ca. 1909

Circa 1900s color photographic postcard of the Sunken Gardens at Hampton Park. Two men stand at the foot of the footbridge. Sent to Miss Sallie L. Pelzer, Richmond, Virginia. Postmarked Aug. 5, 1909.

Record Type: Photo

Image of Union Station - 1900s

Union Station - 1900s

Color postcard of Union Station, located at the northeast corner of Columbus Street and East Bay Street. Trolley car on street; pedestrians in front of the building. American flags fly on top of each tower.

Record Type: Photo

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Aerial View of the Sergeant Jasper Apartment Building and Vicinity - ca. 1950

Photograph (scan) featuring an aerial view of the Sgt. Jasper apartment building still under construction. Colonial Lake also in view.

Record Type: Photo

Image of Aerial Views of Charleston Peninsula - mid-1950s, early 1960s

Aerial Views of Charleston Peninsula - mid-1950s, early 1960s

Three B&W aerial views of Charleston: a: Looking east across the peninsula. Landmarks include the West Point Rice Mill, City Marina, Roper Hospital, Grace Memorial Bridge, and a stadium, possibly the Johnson Hagood Stadium. Likely dated early 1960s b: View of the entire peninsula and the Charleston Neck. Landmarks include the southern tip of the peninsula, Cooper River wharves, and the Grace Memorial Bridge; the western edge of the peninsu ...

Record Type: Photo

Image of View of 6, 7, 9, and 11 Gibbes Street from the Ashley River - ca. 1900

View of 6, 7, 9, and 11 Gibbes Street from the Ashley River - ca. 1900

B&W photograph (scan) showing the view of the shoreline of the Ashley River along Gibbes Street, before the western expansion of the battery and the construction of Murray Boulevard. Features (left to right) 6 Gibbes Street, 11 Gibbes Street and its kitchen house, 7 Gibbes Street, and 9 Gibbes Street. The 11 Gibbes Street kitchen house is now gone. (See Sanborn Map, Image #2.)

Record Type: Photo

Image of 6 Gibbes Street (Parker-Drayton House) - 1943

6 Gibbes Street (Parker-Drayton House) - 1943

Four B&W photographs (scans) of 6 Gibbes Street (Parker-Drayton House): a: Exterior, view of the bowed front piazzas. b: East drawing room. "The Ballroom" written on back of photo. c: West drawing room. "Scene of a notable anniversary party, Sept. 1943" written on back of photo. d: West drawing room. "Scene of a notable birthday party, Sept. 2, 1943" written on back of photo.

Record Type: Photo