The materials on this web site are available for research, teaching and private study. For these purposes, you may print, make photocopies or download materials without prior permission on the condition that you provide proper attribution of the source, South Carolina Department of Archives and History, in all copies.

Although we don't require you to contact us in advance for these purposes, we do appreciate hearing from teachers, students and researchers who are using our resources in interesting ways.

For other uses of materials from this site -- i.e., commercial products, publication, broadcast, etc. -- we ask that you contact us in advance for permission to reproduce.

How to obtain copies

To get a price quote for copies, print out the entries, mark the documents you want photocopied and send the printout along with your mailing address to:

Reference Services

South Carolina Department of Archives and History

8301 Parklane Road

Columbia, SC 29223

Please limit your order to 10 documents. Our staff will send you an order form for copies. Because of the large volume of queries we receive, this may take four to six weeks.

How to cite materials

When using materials from the South Carolina Department of Archives and History, please acknowledge their source. If the materials you are using were found on our web pages, please specify the web address of the page on which you found them.