Hefter at Heritage Library Mar. 6th

Hilton Head Island: The Hunting and Timbering Years, 1866 - 1950

Natalie Hefter, Vice-president of Programs
Coastal Discovery Museum Tuesday,
March 6, 2012; 1:30 - 3:00 pm

The years between 1866 and 1950 were the "isolation years" on Hilton Head Island. The program will explore the history of the hunting club era on Hilton Head Island, and describe some of the northerners who used this island as their own hunting retreats.

All Heritage Library history lectures and related programs are open to the public and take place at the Heritage Library, 852 William Hilton Parkway, Suite 2A. Fee. Space is limited. Please call 686-6560 to register.

About the Author

Grace Cordial has been responsible for the day-to-day operation of the Beaufort District Collection at the Beaufort County Library since 1999.  The Beaufort District Collection exists to acquire, preserve, maintain and make accessible a research collection of permanent value which records the history, culture, and environment of our part of the South Carolina lowcountry.  Besides the research room, Cordial manages the “Virtual BDC:” the BDC web pages, the Online Obituary Index, two digital collections, a new BDC.BCL Facebook page, and the Connections blog.  
 
Among her duties is to coordinate or present programs about local history, Gullah culture, and our coastal environment, including occasional instructional sessions about how to perform historical and/or genealogical research.