Beaufort, South Carolina: Pages from the Past

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For more than forty years, Gerhard Spieler has been collecting and preserving documents and artifacts of Beaufort's history. Not content with the life of a private scholar, beginning in the 1970s he began sharing is work and his enthusiasm for Beaufort's rich history in a weekly column in the Beaufort Gazette. The articles presented here are an excellent introduction to the history of one of the nation's most historic towns, from the Spanish explorers and early settlers to Revolutionary War battles and the area's unique architecture. Residents and visitors alike are sure to enjoy these delightful pages from Beaufort's past.
ISBN: 9781596294288
Format: Paperback
Publisher: The History Press
State: South Carolina
Series: American Chronicles
Images: 35
Pages: 128
Dimensions: 6.25 (w) x 9.325 (h)
Gerhard Spieler came to the United States from Germany in 1930 and has been writing weekly articles in the Beaufort Gazette about Beaufort, SC history since 1972. Beaufort, South Carolina: Pages from the Past is sponsored by the Beaufort County Historical Society in celebration of its seventieth anniversary, 1939–2009.
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