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By R. Alan Stello Jr.

The Powder journal was once accomplished circa 1713 as an arsenal to securely shop munitions within the South Carolina colonial capital of Charles city, serving regularly in security throughout the 1740s and periodically until eventually the 1820s. Rescued from destruction in 1902, the construction has served as a museum for greater than a century, inspiring numerous different old conservation efforts. Museum Director Alan Stello offers the tale of the state's oldest public construction via developing connections among the arsenal and the numerous episodes it has witnessed. Readers will get pleasure from an introductory examine South Carolina colonial army heritage whereas gaining an appreciation for this icon of background and preservation.

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