Belle W. Baruch Library Collection

Shallow Water Marine Benthic Macroinvertebrates of South Carolina:
Species Identification, Community Composition and Symbiotic Associations
by Richard S. Fox and Edward E. Ruppert

Berkeley County Photograph Collection

Once part of an album, the photographs (circa 1900) show plantations, African Americans, horses, hunting, rice threshing, wagons and carts, and churches in Berkeley County, S.C.

Catalog of the Collections of Minerals in the College of South Carolina

Keeping track of the College‚Äôs large mineral collection was a daunting task, one made more difficult by several moves of the collection within the College and occupying federal troops who had little regard for the importance of the collection. Part of the problem was poor record-keeping, too. Although Richard T. Brumby had begun to keep …

Charleston Earthquake, 1886

The photographs in this collection show the aftermath of the 1886 Charleston earthquake shortly after it occurred.

Diamond Fields of South Africa: Memoirs, Mines, and Minerals

This collection consists of five items that represent some of the earliest publications describing the diamond fields of South Africa.

Ethelind Pope Brown Collection of South Carolina Natural History

The Ethelind Pope Brown Collection of South Carolina Natural History is comprised of 32 opaque watercolors, or gouaches, on paper.

George LaGrange Cook Photograph Collection

This collection of glass plate negatives of Charleston and Summerville was made by George LaGrange Cook in the 1880s and early 1890s.

Government Information Pamphlet Collection

This is a collection of informational pamphlets from the Government Information Library.

Henry William Ravenel Papers, 1739-1935

Manuscripts and diaries documenting the family life and natural history interests of a 19th century planter, botanist, and agricultural writer.

Historic Southern Naturalists

This website cross-references digitized images of object and archival collections documenting the work of significant naturalists associated with the University, who worked in the South.