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Clarendon County Archives & History Center

Clarendon County Archives & History Center

Santee Cooper Country

Santee Cooper Country

The Clarendon County Archives & History Center was established in 1996 to collect, preserve and display the unique documents and artifacts that chronicle area history. Housed within the old Manning Library, built c. 1908 and listed on the National Register of Historic Places, the center and its contents provide insight into the life, culture and families of the area. Presentations that detail information on the county's beginnings in 1855 and life through the war years are provided. A genealogy section offers opportunities for research into family history. The Archives and History Center is open to the public free of charge Monday through Friday and on Saturday by appointment.
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211 N Brooks ST,
Manning, SC 29102
(803) 435-0328
Info & Amenities
I-95 exit 119 to US 261 into Manning. Pass the courthouse, turn left onto Brooks St. (US 301), and go about 3 blocks. The archives building is on the left and there is a sign in front, parking behind public Library.
Donations accepted
Checks Accepted
Civil War
Days and Hours of Operation
M-F 8:30am-4pm (closed for lunch 11:30am-1pm)
Days and Holidays Closed
Sa, Su & major holidays. See website calendar for special closings.
Revolutionary War