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        Historic Murals  | Revolutionary History  |  Manning, Summerton, Turbeville 

2017  Events in & around Clarendon County, SC:  Manning, Turbeville, Summerton  adjacent to I-95:

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Marion Revolutionary
War History

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City of Manning

   Town of Turbeville

 Town of Summerton

 Clarendon & Summerton History

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Clarendon Library

Clarendon County

Weldon Auditorium

Friends of 
Santee Wildlife Refuge

Swamp Fox Challenge

and Marion Park, Washington, DC

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        “Clarendon County Tour” history tour App at  www.clarendonmurals.com  or on Google Play apps store, follow the tour of Historic markers,

   Old cemeteries and Churches or Restaurants; come tour in Clarendon County.  Individual Tours of Clarendon & Marion sites by appointment: 803-478-2645 

  Clarendon County Historical Society Museum: Thursday - Friday: 1-4;  Saturday 10-2

                                      (on Facebook https://www.facebook.com/Clarendon-County-Historical-Society-Museum ): 803-433-0328  

  Alcolu Preservation Society: original "Alcolu Mill House": on the grounds of Clarendon Baptist Church:  open Wednesdays 1-6 PM

                 by the "Alcolu Preservation Society" (on Facebook https://www.facebook.com/Alcolu-Preservation-Society-) :  803-473-7110

  Turbeville History Center: Historical Pictures and Story Telling: Main St, Turbeville: 843-659-2781: By appointment

  Lake Marion Artisans Gallery: 108 Main St., Summerton: open Thursday & Friday 11-3, Saturday: 10-2: 803-478-8284

  Clarendon Archives: Sylvia Clark's Clarendon History Book: $35 & If These Walls Could Talk: $20: 803-435-0328

 

       HAPPY NEW YEAR - 2017  
   While they last: Sylvia Clark's Clarendon History Book: $35 &
If These Walls Could Talk: $20 @ Archives: 803-435-0328

    Thursdays: Summerton Rotary Club meets for breakfast every Thursday, 7:15 AM at St Matthias Episcopal Church, 9 N. Dukes St.

 

                February 2017

   American History Month / Black History Month / American Heart Month & Spay/Neuter Awareness Month

   Character Word for February: Courage

   Wednesdays   PreSchool Storytime: 10:30 AM: Harvin Clarendon County Library: 803-435-8633

   Storytime for Children under 5 years old will take place every Wednesday at the library at 10:30am

  Feb   Family Reading Club - Family members keep track of books that they read or listen to and report back to the library for a small prize and an entry in the grand prize drawing for a set of fun books for the family! Stop by the Clarendon Library to pick up your family reading log – open to families of all sizes! 803-435-8633   

 All Feb: Lake Marion Artisans Gallery: African-American Quilters, Seniors of Summerton:

          Main St., Summerton: Thursday & Friday 11-3, Saturday: 10-2: 803-460-2716

 ...

 Feb 27  General Francis Marion Memorial Day in SC, Feb 27, 1795 Marion death date. 

 Feb 27    General Francis Marion Memorial Celebration at Marion's Tomb: 11 AM: DAR at Pineville:(843) 509-6404

 Feb 27, 1781  First Battle of Fort Watson, Gen. T. Sumter defeated

 Feb 27    Elizabeth Peyre Richardson Manning NSDAR meets Manning 1st Baptist Church: 3 PM: 803-473-2054

 Feb 28    World Spay Day

 Feb 28    National Pancake Day

 Feb 28    Shrove Tuesday / Mardi Gras 

 Feb 28   Relay For Life Kickoff: Lights, Camera, Cure! - Clarendon Co. Manning UMC: 6 PM

 

        March  2017
  Women's History Month / Music in Our Schools / American Red Cross Month /
Expanding Girls' Horizons in Science and Engineering Month
 
Character Word for March: Self-Discipline

 All of March Summerton History & video by Peter Groen, editor of the Summerton Weekly News site: Lake Marion Artisans Gallery: Main St., Summerton: Thursday & Friday 11-3, Saturday: 10-2: 803-460-2716 or Nancy Foster

 Mar 1   Ash Wednesday / Lent Begins

 Mar 1   Migratory Bird Sanctuaries Reopen: Santee National Wildlife Refuge: 803-478-2217 

 Mar 1, 1790 First US Census authorized  or Aug 1, 1790 taken
 Mar 2  Read Across America Day, Birthday of Dr. Seuss (Theodor Geisel)

 Mar 3-5  Craftsmen's Classic Arts and Crafts Festival - Columbia - State fairgrounds

 Mar 3-5  Inspire National Dance Competition: Weldon:  http://weldonauditorium.org/

 Mar 4, 1952  Ronald & Nancy Reagan's Wedding Anniversary

 Mar 4   Giant Yard Sale - Clarendon Recreation Dept. @ JC Britton Park, 7-12: 803-473-3543  or 803-433-0103

 Mar 5, 1770 Boston Massacre  
 
March 6, 1781 
Battle of Wyboo Swamp 

 Mar 6    Minimester begins at Central Carolina Technical College, FE DuBose Campus: (803) 473-2531

 Mar 6-10   National Wildlife Week

 Mar TBD    Raccoon and Opossum hunting: Cuddo Unit: Santee NW Refuge: 803-478-2217 

 Mar 8    International Women's Day

 Mar 7-11  Men's ACC Tournament, Brooklyn

 Mar 9-12  Women's ACC Tournament, Greensboro, NC

 Mar 10, 17 Duck Pond Management: 10-2: Pocotaligo Plaza: Clemson Ext. Clar. Office: 803-435-8429

 Mar 10 – 28, 1781  Mount Hope Harassment / Bridges Campaign  

 Mar 11-12    Annual Skirmish at Gambles Hotel @ The Columns Plantation - Florence

 Mar 11   SC Bass Federation: John Land Landing

 Mar 11  4th Annual Gospel Extravaganza, Benefit Relay For Life@ 5pm, Weldon: $10:  (803) 460-6679 Annett: 803-435-4414
 
Mar 11  Taste of New Covenant: $15: 5:30-7:30: New Covenant Church: 803-473-3677

 Mar 11   Murder Mystery Dinner & show: The Marion House: $35: 7 PM: 971-303-9922 coryjohnmystery@gmail.com

 Mar 11  Night Golf for Sight: Manning Lions Club fund raiser and social at Wyboo Golf Club, Members and non members, w/ a soup dinner and social hour held at the Wyboo Plantation Community Center followed by an alternate shot 9-hole golf tournament played at the Wyboo Golf Club, 4:30 start at Wyboo Community Center dinner and drinks followed by the alternate shot 9-hole Night Golf for Sight Tournament. After golf, everyone will return to the Community Center for dessert and prizes.The two person teams cost $30 for Wyboo club members and $35 for non members, sign up by March 9: 803.472.0000, billcone@sc.rr.com  Thanks sponsors: Wyboo Golf Club, Red's Place, and Fayz by the Lake.

 Mar 12    Daylight Savings Time Begins - Set clock ahead

 Mar 12, 1912  Girl Scouts of USA Founded - Girl Scout Birthday, Juliette Gordon Low officially registered the organization's first 18 girl members in Savannah, Georgia.)

 Mar 13, 20, 27, & Apr 3  Manning UMC Lenten Lunch  

 Mar 14 Happy Pi Day

 Mar 14, 1903  National Wildlife Refuge System Birthday   March 12-18  National Wildlife Week

 Mar 15  Ides of March and March Madness Begins

 Mar 15    Kick Butts Day: 803-435-2121
 Mar 15   SC Fire Service Legislative Day

 Mar 15, 1767 Andrew Jackson's Birthday

 Mar 16, 1751 James Madison's Birthday

 Mar 16, 1802 West Point Academy founded, considered by George Washington as the key to the continent.

 Mar 16, 17   CSD2 “Fine Arts Extravaganza” at 6 pm at Weldon

 Mar 16   Clar. Historical Society: Speaker: TBA  @ Clar. Co. Admin: 7:30 PM: 803-435-0328  

 Mar 17   Little Texas in Concert $32-$28: @ Weldon Auditorium 803-433-7469 http://weldonauditorium.org/

 Mar 17   Happy St. Patrick's Day

 Mar 18   Guilford Courthouse Re-enactment, Greensboro, NC

 Mar 18   Miss Striped Bass Pageant, Weldon 5 PM (ages 0-6) & 8 PM (7 & up): $5: Weldon: 433-7469

 Mar 18   A Second Chance Animal Shelter Annual Lasagna Dinner, by Chef Ted, & Silent Auction

     6 PM: at Manning United Methodist Church: Tickets: Chamber: or Anne: 803-460-5535, alittle44@sc.rr.com

 Mar 19-25  National Poison Prevention Week: 803-435-2121

 Mar 20   Happy First Day of Spring - Vernal Equinox 

 Mar 20 & 21    Enrollment and testing for new students at Clarendon County Adult Education. Contact 803-473-2531

 Mar 22   World Water Day

 Mar 23-25   121st SC DAR State Conference, DoubleTree Hotel,   Columbia

 Mar 24- 26   33rd Palmetto Sportsmen's Classic Outdoor Show, State Fairgrounds, Columbia: Palmetto State's Wildest Weekend!

 Mar 25  Miss Puddin Swamp Pageant: East Clar. High School: 7 PM

 Mar 25    Elloree Trials: 803-897-2821: http://www.elloreesc.com/events.htm

 Mar 25    FLW Bass Fishing Tournament @ John Land Landing:  ?Weigh-in at Wal-Mart: Jake/Nelson W: 435-5100

 Mar 25    National Medal of Honor Day  

 Mar 27    Elizabeth Peyre Richardson Manning NSDAR meets Manning 1st Baptist Church: 3 PM: 803-473-2054

 Mar 29, 1973  Last US troops left Vietnam, and not Thailand

 Mar 30, 17 Grand Opening of the new American Revolution Museum at Yorktown, VA,  celebrate South Carolina's role in American Rev.

 Mar 31, 1816  Francis Asbury, architect of the American Methodist Church, for 45 years in the New World,

       he carrying his message, usually on horseback and through rough terrain, across the territories. He died on March 31, 1816

 Mar TBA  Back Porch Players/Singers Spring Garden @ Weldon

     April, 2017    National Poetry Month,  National Child Abuse Prevention Month

     Jamestown, VA settled 410 years ago, 1607
     Character Word for April: Positive Attitude  

  Lake Marion Artisans Gallery: Brian Hacker featured: Main St., Summerton: Thursday & Friday 11-3, Saturday: 10-2: 803-460-2716 or Nancy Foster

 April 1  Happy All Fools' Day

 April 1, 2017 Habitat for Humanity fundraiser: Clarendon Cover Girls: a womanless beauty pageant: Location:  Palmetto Air Plantation, Time:  probably going to start around 6pm, Contact:  Jennie L 803.460.9888 or Leigh Ann M 803.435.8422, Price:  $30 single ticket, $50 couple ticket

 Apr 1, 17  Carolina Cup Camden Carolina Cup: http://www.facebook.com/CarolinaCup
 Apr 1, 17
  38th  Cooper River Bridge Run at Charleston - 8 AM
 Apr 1 & 3, 17   NCAA Final Four in Phoenix, AZ  (Men) & Mar 31 & Apr 2   in Dallas, TX  (Women)

 Apr 2, 1792 First US Mint established in Philadelphia, PA

 April 4 NATO founded, 1948 or 49     

 Apr 3-7, 17    National Youth Violence Prevention Week: 803-435-2121 cgrant@clarendonbhs.com

 April 6  US Army Day, US enters WWI, 1917  

 April 6   National Tartan Day 

 Apr 6-8, 17 Landmark Conference - Confederation of SC Local Historical Societies: Old Santee Canal, Berkeley Co.

 April 6-8, 17   10th Annual Puddin’ Swamp Festival: Turbeville:  www.puddinswamp.com   pgoodwin2@ftc-I.net  843-598-2116

Thursday, April 6  Taste of Puddin Swamp at 6:30pm at Pine Grove United Methodist Church Gym.  Tickets are $20 and are available beginning on March 10th at Turbeville Farm and Hardware, Turbeville Town Hall, and Clarendon Chamber of Commerce;  And Amusement Rides at 6pm – 11pm on Turbeville Town Square

Friday, April 7  Street Dance, Amusement Rides and food vendors 6pm – 11pm on Town Square

Saturday, April 8  5K Puddin Swamp Walk/Run; 10am – Arts and Craft Vendors, Amusement Rides and events on the Main Street Stage; 5pm – Miss Swamp Bottom Beauty Pageant on Town Square; 10pm    Firework Finale   www.puddinswamp.com 

 

 Apr 9, 2017  Palm Sunday

 Apr 10, 2017   Passover Begins

 April 10-14, 17  Spring Break:  Clarendon Districts 1,2, 3 Schools & Adult Ed. CCTC  Apr 14-21, 17 Clar. Hall LMA Spring Break)

 April 9-15, 17   National Library Week:  NO fines on overdue items returned during this week: Harvin Clarendon County Library: 803-435-8633

 April 12 First US space shuttle launched, 1981

 April 13, 1743  Thomas Jefferson  

 April 13, 17  Main Street Manning Easter Egg Hunt Gibbons St. Park, Manning, For children 12 and under. Carrie Tribble (803) 435-8477

 April 14, 1865 John Wiles Booth shot Lincoln  
 April 14
Pan American Day 

 Apr 14, 2017  Good Friday

 Apr 16, 17   Happy Easter Sunday

 April 16, 1867 Birthday of Wilbur Wright with Brother Orville (Aug 19, 1871) at Kill Devil Hills, Kitty Hawk, NC, 1903

 Apr 17-18, 17   Enrollment and testing for new students at Clarendon County Adult Education. More info: 803-473-2531

 Apr 16-23, 1781  Siege of Fort Watson    

 April 17, 17  Income Tax Day

 April 18  In Memory Day, Patriot's Day & the Boston Marathon

 April 19, 1775 Patriot’s Day: America’s War for Independence began: Battles of Lexington & Concord: as important as July 4, 1776: 

                         “Patriot’s Day.”  It was the day that the shot  was fired that was heard ’round the world.
 April 22-23, 17   Lyrids Meteor Showers - night of - moon Rises after midnight
http://stardate.org/nightsky/meteors

 April 20–23   Pee Dee Plant & Flower Festival, Florence

 April 22, 17   EARTH DAY  
 April 23   Honor St. George, Martyred in AD 303 
 

 April 23-29, 17   43rd National Volunteer Week 

 April 21-22, 17    38th  Clarendon Striped Bass Festival  2017  http://www.clarendoncounty.com/stripedbassfestival.html
 April 21  Striped Bass Festival   OPENING Ceremony: SB Festival: Street Dance / Music: Riptide: Downtown Manning: 803-435-4405 w/ Friday Manning Lions Club Fish Fry at the  Manning Restaurant: 430-730 pm: Joe M: H-803-478-9811  C-803-460-7978;
 April 22, 17   Striped Bass Festival "Super Saturday" Parade: 10 AM & Fest: all day
near Courthouse Square, Manning:
Crafts, Entertainment, Music  Children's Art  Show at  Manning Fire Dept., Car show, Boat show, Carnival rides, Bands;
 Saturday: Car & Truck Show, Manning, 9am-3pm Reg. 9Am-Noon $20: Dash Plaques; Trophies & Awards @ 3pm.    Contact Mike B 803-773-9633 or David M 803-481-4269:  Sumter Cruisers

 April 22, 17  Santee Cooper Open Team Fishing Tournament - Jake (SCOTT Tournament): Register before Apr 22: Chamber:  803-435-4405

 April 22, 17   Library Closed:  Come see us at our booth at the Striped Bass Festival: Harvin Clarendon County Library: 803-435-8633  

 Apr 21-23, 17  Pee Dee Horse Festival  H. Cooper Black State Park , Cheraw: David Grant

 April 23, 17 National Volunteer Week Begins 

 Apr 22-23, 17  Congaree National Park, Thoreau Nature Walks & Music at Congaree
 Apr 24, 17  Holocaust Remembrance Day in Israel

 Apr 24, 17    Elizabeth Peyre Richardson Manning NSDAR meets Manning 1st Baptist Church: 3 PM: 803-473-2054

 Apr 25, 17   World Malaria Day: Imagine No Malaria: Manning Restaurant will donate 10%  to INM

 April 25, 1898 Spanish American War began  

 April 26, 1785 Wildlife artist & conservationist John J. Audubon born

 April 26, 17  Administrative Professionals Day

 Apr 27, 2017  American Revolution Round Table – SC: Beaufort and Hilton Head Island:  Luncheon meeting at Marley Restaurant:  e-mail ARRT – SC at Pre Moore ARRT-SC@hotmail.com  or Chris Mitts (1-808-780-8186) or Lynn Vitters (843-707-7562) .  Advanced paid reserv.

 April 28, 17  National  Arbor Day (Dec. in SC)

 April 28, 17  National Guide Dog Day

 April 28-29, 17  Master Gardeners Plant Sale: Fri.: 9-5 & Sat. 9-12: Land, Parker & Welch Courtyard, 29 Mill St.,  Manning: Ken

 April 29, 17  Colonel Matthew Singleton SAR Chapter Commemoration of Battle of Fort Watson, 11 AM: Santee NW Refuge: Frank Brown: (803) 469-2861

 April 29, 17 Carolina's Bass Challenge: John C Land Landing Chamber:  803-435-4405 ( Nelson/Justin M)

 Apr 29-30, 17  The Dance Machine Dance Competition; Weldon

 April 30, 1789  George Washington inaugurated President of United States, New York City

 

 

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                                  Miniature of General Francis Marion is this lapel pin with memorial card:Francis Marion's 2nd SC Crest in a lapel pin                                   
General Francis Marion, the Swamp Fox, New Original Pin In the American Revolution, Francis Marion stepped forward with little

but his passion for liberty and strength of Intellect.  
He led a force of patriots that set the stage for the British defeat at Yorktown.   
Loved by his followers, respected by his enemies, 

he is one of the foremost heroes of our War for Independence.  
Known as the Swamp Fox for taking refuge in the forests and swamps,
he is considered one of the fathers of modern guerilla warfare and

   credited in the lineage of the United States Army Rangers.
©2008              Miniature of the 2nd SC Regiment, Marion Crest from the leather helmet is this lapel pin.

    2017 SAR poster contest subject:  Col. Isaac Hayne

    2016 SAR poster contest subject:  The Battle of Fort Sullivan

    2015 SAR poster contest subject:  George Rogers Clark or Lexington and Concord

    2014 SAR poster contest subject:  General Francis Marion theme posters for SAR contest; 

                      10 participants from Manning Elementary & LMA:

   Winner at LMA is Taylor Lyles, a 6th grader at LMA

  Winning poster sent April 5, 2014 to the SC SAR convention from Col Matthew Singleton Chapter SAR is by Mikalyn West Renner winner at MES   

       (front row, second from the left, poster below), posters are on display at the Clarendon Historical Society Museum, 102 S. Brooks St., Manning, SC:

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

    Swamp Fox  Murals Trail Society    www.swampfoxtrail.comwww.clarendonmurals.com  

          from Francis Marion Advocates: Pushing back the frontier of ignorance. 

  Download the new “Clarendon County Tour” history tour app here or on Google Play apps store,

          follow the tour at home and come tour in Clarendon County.

    Prices for the items: books, prints, shirts, are listed at the bottom, or email your questions: gcsummers@ftc-i.net

   While they last, get: Sylvia Clark's Clarendon History Book: $35 & If These Walls Could Talk: $20. 

    Ask about the 2 for 1 price deal: @ Clarendon Archives: 803-435-0328  Clarendon Museum Open: Thurs & Fri 1-4, Sat. 10-2: 803-433-0328  

       

    The Swamp Fox Mural, "Reflections", SE corner of Mill St & Rigby St., Manning, SC

(Prints available below)

 

  Swamp Fox Welded Sculpture

  at FE DuBose Campus/CCTC, Manning, 2012

  Thanks to the welding students, and Axel and Mark.  Here's the Clarendon Citizen, story & Axel who created this:   See Konstantin's Clarendon Citizen Article

        

NEW: 4 History wayside markers:

1st marker unveiled March 2, 2012:

Ox Swamp marker: where Marion got  "Swamp Fox" moniker near Pocotaligo Swamp:

 Ms Land, Dr. Hardee, Chairman Stewart, Mayor Nelson.

          Visit  Clarendon Museum & History Center:Old flag flying  See Museum's Facebook: Clarendon-County-Historical-Society-Museum

        And webpage Clarendon County History   102 S. Brooks St. (adjacent to Bank of Clarendon), Manning 
           Open: Thurs & Fri 1-4 & Sat. 10-2
: 803-435-0328, 803-433-0328

           Clarendon County History Books @ Clarendon County Archives: 803-435-0328

Francis Marion's militia Patriot mural is now in a print.     

 

The Swamp Fox Murals show scenes from life as it was over 230 years ago.              ©2007

      Prints (11" x 14") of the 2 panels of
      The Patriot and The Redcoat murals are NOW available.

     Francis Marion Militia in 3 separate panels of Wyboo Swamp Mural

             Prints (17" x 11") of the 3 panels of the

      Battle of Wyboo Swamp murals are NOW available.          ©2006

And Look what we found on youtube: 

 

                                    

                 NOW available:  Prints (14" x 11") of the 4 panels of  "The Burning of Mouzon's Home by Tarleton Started Other Burnings Including Along the Black River" murals

 

 

                    Prints (14" x 11") of the 1 panel of the

                           "Reflections" mural  is NOW available.

 

 

  

                 

                                 NOW available:     Prints (14" x 11") of the 4 panels of
                            "
The Siege of Fort Watson" murals.

Francis Marion, The Swamp Fox, inspired T-shirts






                        Now Available:  Swamp Fox T-shirts  



 ©2010

     We are fortunate to have books for sale. These books bring to you the Revolutionary War as fought in South Carolina, 

     bring to life Francis Marion and make great gifts. Call or email your request: 803-478-2645  or  gcsummers@ftc-i.net

       Minimum order is $10 and $5 shipping and handling, this has increased recently due to postage increase.

Francis Marion in Christine Swager's If Ever Your Country Needs You

Christine Swager's Come to the Cow Pens

These Revolutionary War history books are available at Clarendon Archives or via email: 

                    If you prefer to charge to a credit card, we'll need to add 3.75%.


      Dr. Christine Swager:  "Black Crows & White Cockades"     $13

      "If Ever Your Country Needs You"    
$13
 


      "Come to the Cow Pens"
      $13

                                 "The Valiant Died, The Battle of Eutaw Springs, September 8, 1781"    $24Christine Swager's Valiant Died - Battle of Eutaw Springs

       

      "Heroes of Kettle Creek, 1779-1782"    $13

 

        May 2013, Dr. Swager's:

      The Musgrove Mill Historic Site


 
 

Kate Salley Palmer: (Get from Kate & Jim) 
 “Francis Marion and the Legend of The Swamp Fox”    $14
  “Palmetto - Symbol of Courage” 
$11
 

Wm. Dobein James: "A Sketch of the Life of Brig.
Gen. Francis Marion and a History of His Brigade
",  1821

(This includes about 2000 men who served with Marion.)    $25

Patrick O'Kelley
:  "Nothing but Blood & Slaughter,  The Revolutionary War in the Carolinas:"

                                              "Vol. 1: 1771-1779" "Vol. 2: 1780", "Vol. 3: 1781", "Vol. 4: 1782”    $25 each

                               "Unwaried Patience and Fortitude" Francis Marion's Orderly Book, 1775-1782    $30

 Doyle Harper:  Francis Marion's Orderly Book on CD    $10

 

 Susan Craft: "The Chamomile"    $16

 

 Ricky Roberts & Bryan Brown:

"Every Insult & Indignity The Life ... of Maj. Patrick Ferguson"   $20

 

 Robert Bass:

"Swamp Fox, The life & campaigns of General Francis Marion"   $25

 

 B. G. P. Horry & Parson M. L. Weems:

"The Life of General Francis Marion"   $10

 

William Willis Boddie:

"Traditions of the Swamp Fox: Boddie's Francis Marion"   $35

 

 Find on Amazon: Todd Andrilik:

"Reporting the Revolutionary War: Before It was History, It Was News"   $33

 

Good work, find on Amazon: Scott Aiken:

"The Swamp Fox: Lessons in Leadership from the Partisan Campaigns of Francis Marion"   $36


                          "Chronicles of St. Mark's Parish, Santee Circuit,
                         and Williamsburg Township, SC 1731-1885 by James M. Burgess  
$15

 
 
            "A Narrative of the Campaign of 1780 by Col. Otho Holland Williams,
   Appendix B, To Sketches of the Life and Correspondence of Nathanael Greene by William Johnson", 1822  
$10
Francis Marion by Ms. McGill in painting prints for the Francis Marion Trail Commission

 Mrs. Peggy McGill has created this painting of
General Francis Marion in a South Carolina swamp, 2009.
This print, 21" x 35" plus a white border,
was done for the Francis Marion Trail.

Loved by his followers, respected by his enemies,
Marion is one of the foremost heroes of our War for Independence.

©2009

 If you prefer to charge to a credit card, we can do that.

 

The Swamp Fox as presented by Walt Disney on youtube

Doug Bostick: "Sunken Plantations, The Santee Cooper Project"  $22

  Leslie 'Nicki' Sackrison: "Awesome Women,
Some Famous... Others Infamous... and Those Who Were Lost in History" 
$25

     Robert Pelton: Period Cook Book Series: “Revolutionary War Period Cookery”  $14
                                "Historical Thanksgiving Cookery"   $16
                                "Historical Christmas Cookery"   $16
                                "Baking Recipes from the Wives & Mothers of our Founding Fathers"  $21

       Call or email your request: 803-478-2645  or  gcsummers@ftc-i.net  for prices and shipping costs.

   2nd SC Marion's crest on a golf shirt


Get your shirt with the Francis Marion "crest" embroidery
or order your own silver crescent.

 General Francis Marion, the Swamp Fox, New Original PinCall to order or email: 803-478-2645 or gcsummers@ftc-i.net  Francis Marion's 2nd SC Crest in a lapel pin
 Send check to: Swamp Fox Murals Trail Society  
PO Box 667, Manning, SC 29102
If you prefer to charge to a credit card, we can.

   S&H will be added, Minimum order is $10 and $2 shipping and handling

 

                                                  Francis Marion  (left) lapel pin  $6

Marion Liberty Crest  (right) lapel pin  $6


Mural Prints:
The Patriot and The Redcoat Mural Prints -   
                           - Set of 2 scenes (11" x 14" each): $30

The Battle of Wyboo Swamp Mural Prints -    
                           - Set of 3 scenes (17" x 11" each): $45
The Burning of Mouzon's Mural Prints -       
                           - Set of 4 scenes (11" x 14" each): $45
New The Reflections Mural Prints -            
                    - One scene (approx. 11" x 14" each): $15

New The Fort Watson Mural Prints -         
                           - Set of 4 scenes (approx. 11" x 14" each): $45


 McGill's General Francis Marion print, 21" x 35" with white border,
to benefit the Francis Marion Trail:   $100


New Price  Swamp Fox T-shirts,  size M-XL: $18  Newly Reduced
Golf Shirt with Crest, size M-XL: $18 
  
Chasing Swamp Fox SCETV DVD $25  Newly Reduced

               
Flag Liberty  $20      
Copies old Maps $10      
Jacob's Ladder $6      
Liberty Tree Medal $10      
 Tricorne Hats   $7
Mob Cap    $9

 Get post cards or bookmarks of the historic murals.
      Bookmarks for Manning, Paxville, Summerton & Turbeville and postcards of some murals.
      These are inexpensive gifts showing scenes of history with Francis Marion.
Ask about: Hand-Made Pipes, Hand-Made Shawls, Decorated hawks, Decorated Powder Horns, Hand-Painted Rev. Soldiers.

                     "Chasing the Swamp Fox" by SCETV in DVD ($25) Newly Reduced

"Francis Marion Symposium" DVDs ( some only run on the computer): #1 (2003), #2 (2004), #3 (2005), #4 (2006), #5 (2007), #6 (2008), #7 (2009 - limited), # 8 (2010), #9 (2011), #10 (2012), #11 (2013) Videos/DVDs:  $15 each or 2 for $25.  (Starting 2014, 5 or 6 discs, so $25 for a set:)12th (2014) Francis Marion/Swamp Fox Symposium DVDs, JD's work on web.   FM Symposium Video is 6 disc & cost $25 for the set from Oct 23-24, 2015, FM Symposium Video is 6 disc & cost $25 for the set from Oct 21-22, 2016 (Complete sets of FM Symposium DVDs at Clarendon Archives: 803-435-0328)

Jack Parker's Guide to Rev. War in SC

 

New Revised Edition, 2014, get from Jack or Amazon:  Jack Parker:
"Parker's Guide to the Revolutionary War in SC"

 

  Francis Marion murals and sites map in Clarendon County, SC

Make check to: Swamp Fox Murals Trail Society

PO Box 667,  Manning, SC 29102

The Swamp Fox Murals Trail Society is a 501(c)(3), non-profit.

Call or email your request: 803-478-2645  or  gcsummers@ftc-i.net

Hand-Made Full Quilt in Meadow Morning pattern to benefit the Swamp Fox Murals Society Quilting Ladies made this beautiful quilt for the Murals Society.


     Thanks to Nell & the Clarendon Heart-in-Hand Quilting Club: 
  Betty, Thomasyne, Evelyn, Cathy, Debbie,  Monika & Carolyn; 

  here's the beautiful Murals Society quilt in Meadow Morning pattern.
  Donald Hardy won this treasure 4-28-07.
  Thanks for all the support.



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Last date this page worked on:  02/27/2017