Charleston 350 Lecture Series at Founders Hall

At Charles Towne Landing State Historic Site


2020 marks the 350th anniversary of the founding of Charleston, SC. As part of the year-long commemoration, Charles Towne Landing SHS will host a lecture series focusing on the early history of Charles Towne and the Carolina colony. Presentations will begin at 7:00pm. The first lecture, "Anticipating Charles Towne: Charters, Proprietors, Constitutions, & the First Fleet" will be presented by Charles Towne Landing's park historian John Hiatt. Series Schedule March 11 - John Hiatt - Anticipating Charles Towne: Charters, Proprietors, Constitutions, & the First Fleet April 8 - Eric Poplin - Native Americans in the Charleston Harbor Area, 1650-1715 May 27 - John Hiatt - The Misadventures of the Three Brothers: Provincial Carolina's First Diplomatic Incident June 10 - Dan Bell - The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly: The Tricentennial at Charles Towne Landing July 8 - Nicole Isenbarger - Digging Deeper: Updates on the Archaeology of 1670s Charles Towne August 12 - Joseph McGill - Slavery at Early Charles Towne and the Slave Dwelling Project September 9 - Andrew Agha - And Now for Something Completely Different: An Alternative View of 1670s Charles Towne Through English Property Relations and Improvement

DETAILS

  • March 11, 2020, 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
  • April 8, 2020, 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
  • May 27, 2020, 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
  • June 10, 2020, 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
  • July 8, 2020, 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
  • August 12, 2020, 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
  • September 9, 2020, 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
  • Meeting Place

    Founders Hall at Charles Towne Landing State Historic Site

    Event Hours

    Doors will open at 6:30pm, lectures at 7:00pm

    Price

    Free