Category: Historical Society

Today in Darlington County History

On February 20, 1904, the Bank of Lamar was chartered, with a capital stock of $10,000.

Today in Darlington County History

In that same year, the denizens of Dove’s Depot petitioned the S. C. Legislature to become incorporated by special Act, which was signed into law by the Governor on February 9, 1882.

Society Gives $4000 to the Commission supporting “Year of Conservation”

he Darlington County Historical Society presented the Darlington County Historical Commission with a $4000.00 donation today for the full restoration of a portrait within their collection. This donation is in honor of the Commissions most audacious undertaking since it was created in 1965 – a “Year of Conservation.”