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Louise Pettus Archives and Special Collections at Winthrop University

700 Cherry Rd.
Rock Hill, SC 29733
Phone:
(803) 323-2334

Genealogical research documents covering primarily York, Chester and Lancaster counties, but also information covering other areas of South Carolina and some relating to North Carolina,
Georgia and other southeastern states. Hours: Monday-Thursday: 8:30 am-5 pm; Friday: 8:30 am-noon, and by appointment other times. This is a repository for historically valuable records relating to the history of Winthrop University, women, and South Carolina. A number of the collections pertain to the Civil War and are available for research including diaries, letters, master rolls, publications, reminiscences, genealogical collections, scholarly research, photographs and other materials. No paid researchers, but simple searches by staff available for a small fee. Visitors can e-mail the archivist here and from the website. In the Dacus Library.