BDC@ St Helena Branch - "Sea Island Hurricane, 1893"

Location: 
St. Helena Branch
Date & Time: 
Tuesday, August 13, 2013 - 2:00pm3:00pm

On a single terrifying night of August 1893 a devastating hurricane ripped through the islands and lowlands of South Carolina and Georgia drowning thousands and leaving tens of thousands more destitute. Grace Cordial, Beaufort District Collection Manager, will share photographs, diary accounts, and other materials relating to the “Great Sea Island Hurricane” during the presentation. Free. For ages 12 and above. Contact:843-255-6487, acox@bcgov.net