The Independent Republic: A Survey of Horry County South Carolina History by A. Goff Bedford


Title: The Independent Republic: A Survey of Horry County South Carolina History
Author: Dr. A. Goff Bedford. Revised and enlarged by Catherine H. Lewis and members of the Horry County Historical Society

Description: Revised Edition. Red cloth boards with gilt lettering on spine and front cover. Gift inscription on ffep, else clean. vi, [3], 212 pages. A history of Horry County, South Carolina.  

[I] Introduction.
[II] The Beckoning Land.
[III] Claiming the Land.
[IV] Religion and Politics.
[V] Georgetown District and Kingston Township.
[VI] The American Revolution and After.
[VII] Horry District--On Its Own.
[VIII] Lumber and Naval Stores.
[IX] Civil War.
[X] Reconstruction.
[XI] Early Churches.
[XII] The Late Nineteenth Century.
[XIII] The Golden Age.
[XIV] The Depression and Another World War.
[XV] Years of Growth.
[XVI] Civil Rights Crisis.
[XVII] The Recent Past.
- Representatives 1791-1988.
- List of Parish and County Senators.
- Horry County Council members 1977-1990.
- List of Signers to the Petition to Establish Horry District 1881.
- Chronology of Horry County History.

Binding: Hardcover
Condition: Near Fine
Jacket Condition: None

Publisher: Horry County Historical Society
Place: [Conway, South Carolina]
Year: 1989

Keywords: history, Horry County, South Carolina,

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