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Secessionists, Soldiers, & Slaves: The Middleton Family’s Civil War

Date & Time

Wednesday, January 1, 2014 - 9:00am


4300 Ashley River Rd

Event Details

January 1-31
Beginning this month, the Middleton Place House Museum commemorates the 150th anniversary of the Civil War by opening a special exhibit that follows the lives of the Middleton family, friends, and slaves. View the war through the lens of this legendary family via personal letters, photographs, and museum collections. The exhibit explores topics such as rice culture during the war, the building of Charleston’s defenses, and the use of slaves for war projects. 4300 Ashley River Rd. Daily, 9am-5pm. $15; free for child under five. (843)556-6020,