African Americans of Lower Richland County (Images of by Marie Barber Adams,Deborah Scott Brooks

By Marie Barber Adams,Deborah Scott Brooks

reduce Richland County encompasses nearly 360 sq. miles within the middle of South Carolina’s geographic heart. The Wateree River cradles it to the east, and the Congaree River borders the south and southwest. Virginia settlers stumbled on this wealthy land over 250 years in the past. They turned prosperous planters and gathered huge land tracts, developing plantation platforms that sustained the economic system. From 1783 until eventually 1820, cotton used to be the significant funds crop, and the slave inhabitants elevated significantly and performed an essential position within the improvement of agriculture and the economic climate within the area.

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African Americans of Lower Richland County (Images of America)

Decrease Richland County encompasses nearly 360 sq. miles within the middle of South Carolina’s geographic middle. The Wateree River cradles it to the east, and the Congaree River borders the south and southwest. Virginia settlers stumbled on this wealthy land over 250 years in the past. They grew to become prosperous planters and amassed huge land tracts, growing plantation platforms that sustained the financial system.

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