University of South Carolina Horseshoe
Elizabeth West, archivist for the University of South Carolina, visited the original campus of the university, known as the… read more
Elizabeth West, archivist for the University of South Carolina, visited the original campus of the university, known as the “Horseshoe,” and talked about some of the historic places that make up the area, including the Rutledge Building, the South Caroliniana Library, and the Maxcy Monument, designed by Robert Mills, architect of the Washington Monument. The Horseshoe is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.
C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2013 LCV Cities Tour” in Columbia, South Carolina on April 15-19 to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the Time Warner Cable local cable affiliate, they visited literary and historic sites where local historians, authors, and civic leaders were interviewed. close
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- Elizabeth Cassidy West Archivist University of South Carolina
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