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History & Genealogy

Over 3,000 Books, Including:

  • Nearly 100 Church Histories - 200-289
  • Genealogy How-To Books - 929-929.1
  • Over 200 Family Histories - 929.2
  • Over 600 Indexes and abstracts of Genealogical records and over 400 S.C. State and Local Histories - 929.3-929.4
  • Cemetery Surveys for most Upstate Counties - 929.5
  • Revolutionary War Records - 973.3
  • Pickens County history - 975.7
  • Over 100 Biographies of South Carolinians

Over 1,500 Rolls of Microfilm, Including:

  • Easley Progress - 1902-1906 and 1921-February 2012
  • Greenville News - 1985-1991
  • Keowee Courier - May 18, 1849-Dec 28, 1882
  • Liberty Monitor - 1978-1989
  • Miller's Weekly Messenger (Also known as Pendleton Messenger) - February 1810-January 1811
  • Messenger (now The Journal) - 1954-April 2011
  • Pendleton Messenger - December 2, 1829-September 18,1851
  • People's Journal - January 4, 1894-April 9, 1903
  • Pickens County Courier - 2007-June 2009
  • Pickens Sentinel - 1873-October 2011
    (Missing issues for September 13, 1894-April 23, 1903)
  • SC Death Certificates from 1915-1962 (Microfilm index available for 1915-1949)