Smith and Wells Family Papers, 1856-1914

This collection from the South Caroliniana Library consists primarily of the Civil War letters of Edward Laight Wells, discussing the mood in Charleston during the secession crisis in 1860, fighting with the Hampton’s Legion 1864-1865, and the immediate aftermath of the war.

World War I Selections from Irvin Department of Rare Books and Special Collections

This collection contains World War 1 selections from the Irvin Department of Rare Books and Special Collections.

World War I Selections from South Caroliniana Library

This collection contains World War 1 selections from South Caroliniana Library.

South Carolina and the Civil War

South Carolina and the Civil War

Poised for the sesquicentennial remembrance of the Civil War, South Carolina and the Civil War brings together eyewitness views and accounts of this period of American history, selected from the rich holdings of University of South Carolina Libraries.

montage of images from the SC Film and Video Collection

South Carolina Film and Video Collection

This collection contains films and video made in and about South Carolina. They were made by a state agency or feature regional places and people of the state.