From Confrontation to Conflict: South Carolina’s Path to the Civil War

Exhibit Details

12/17 - 5/1

SC Department of Archives & History

8301 Parklane Road, Columbia, SC 29223

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Free and open to the public

This exhibit highlights South Carolina’s path from nullification to secession through the state’s most important documents. Visitors learn about how a series of prewar confrontations over tariffs and slavery eventually led to the nation’s bloodiest conflict.