Penn Celebrates Sesquicentennial

Penn School was founded in 1862 as part of the "Port Royal Experiment." This weekend Penn Center is honoring its long and enduring history with an "150th Annual Founders Day Celebration."

If you'd like to know more about this National Historic Site, the Library shares a number of relevant materials about the Teachers and Missionaries of the "Port Royal Experiment" and the Penn Center through our holdings.

Links:

National Historic Register information on Penn Center http://www.nationalregister.sc.gov/beaufort/S10817707020/

List of Materials owned by the BCL about Penn Center
http://bdcbcl.wordpress.com/article/penn-school-3859k4scvdgpj-45/

List of Materials about the Teachers and Missionaries of the "Port Royal Experiment"
http://bdcbcl.wordpress.com/article/missionary-teachers-to-the-freedmen-...