A Guide to Olde York: The White Rose Tour

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Welcome to York, a city that can trace its beginnings to the origins of York County, South Carolina. Explore the thirty different styles of architecture in a compact historic district that is listed in the National Register of Historic Places. Within three blocks, discover how an elephant brought Santa Claus into town. Walk the paths of Catawba and Cherokee warriors and chiefs, as well as where leaders and militia rode during the Revolutionary War. And imagine the sights and sounds as Jefferson Davis gave his last public address before the cabinet of the Confederacy dissolved. The Yorkville Historical Society offers this fascinating history and more in a guided tour through the White Rose City.
ISBN: 9781467145640
Format: Paperback
Publisher: The History Press
State: South Carolina
Series: History & Guide
Images: 158
Pages: 240
Dimensions: 6 (w) x 9 (h)
The Yorkville Historical Society was founded in 1978 to foster and promote historical preservation and restoration in the city of York and its environs. Yorkville Historical Society, PO Box 1122, York, SC 29745.
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