Charleston Library Society, Charleston

4.7
The Charleston Library Society is the South's oldest cultural institution and the second oldest circulating library in the United States. For more than 250 years it has collected, preserved, and made available cultural materials for the use of its members and researchers from around the world. Today, it is a circulating library and a repository of rare books, periodicals, manuscripts, clippings, maps, directories, almanacs, and visual materials.
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  • Advised by my great late froend mr jerry goedy we went to this library and found an enormous source of historic material  more »
  • After moving to Charleston, we made a point of joining the Library Society. And now, about 9 months later, we have only been to one event. Which, by the way, was great. But we had hoped to get more ou...  more »
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  • The library society was closed for a private event when I went, but it was a beautiful building and they have lots of good information online. Still wish I could have seen it in person though.
  • This peculiar and fully-functioning library has some impressive architecture and a pretty sweet layout as far as libraries go. It was nice seeing some researchers there and nice experiencing the studious vibes on my walk around Charleston.

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