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The Campbell Street Story

Wednesday, January 23, 2019 - 1:00pm until 4:30pm
Also happening on: January 25th, January 26th, January 28th, January 30th, February 1st, February 2nd, February 4th, February 6th, February 8th, February 9th, February 11th, February 13th

 An exhibit on Camden's African American history in the early 20th century. On display are photographs and artifacts relating to African American life on Campbell Street. Admission is free. Open  Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays, 1 pm- 4:30; Saturdays 10 am - 4 pm.  Closed major holidays. Exhibit runs through March 1, 2019. For more details about this event, please visit the website here.

Location Details:

517 York St.
Camden, SC 29020
Phone:
(803) 425-6050
Email:
archives@camdensc.org

The center showcases African-American history in the town and features a tribute to famous native son and baseball Hall of Famer, Larry Doby. Its mission is to highlight and foster the appreciation of the rich history of the African-American community of Camden and surrounding area. The center is a part of the Camden Archives and Museum system. Exhibits and programming are curated and operated by the Archives and Museum staff. Hours of operation: Monday, Wednesday and Friday, 1 pm - 4:30 pm, and Saturday, 10 am - 4 pm. Closed major holidays. Admission is free.