Museum Musings

This above circa 1905 postcard views Hartsville from the north side of Prestwood Lake (then called “the Pond”). Prestwood’s Bridge was here since the late 1790s. In 1896, Major J. L. Coker began seeking rights of way for the damming of Black Creek and the resultant flooding. There was some concern that the crossing here […]
GUEST ARE WELCOME & INVITED CLICK HERE TO R.S.V.P.   Raising the Guns of the C.S.S. Pee Dee! DCHS Spring Meeting Thursday, April 21, 2016 Don’t miss it! Mr. B’s Restaurant (964 W Lydia Hwy, Hartsville, SC 29550) Thursday, April 21 6 PM-8 PM $14.00 Covers Food and Program Ted L. Gragg & Bob Butler […]
Tomorrow in Darlington County History, the citizens of Lamar (Lisbon), will celebrate the 159 anniversary of the Dr. E. J. Mims, Son of Captain George Mims, setting up shop as a town Doctor after completing his education.