Museum Musings

The FIRST African-American sheriff in Darlington County was Thomas C. Cox. Cox, a freeborn native of Charleston, SC, was elected as sheriff of Darlington County in July 1868 and served 2 consecutive terms, ending in 1876.  Cox came to Darlington to teach, and served as the first teacher of African-American students at Wilson School on […]
Wishing you a very MERRY CHRISTMAS

This Christmas, we celebrate our successes in 2021 and begin to look towards 2022 and the groundbreaking of our new museum addition.