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The Walterboro Press and Standard photograph collection

 Collection
Identifier: A-02-9034

Scope and Contents

This collection consists of photographic negatives from the Walterboro Press and Standard, a twice weekly newspaper. The images depict Catholic men, women, and churches in Walterboro, South Carolina.

Dates

  • Created: 1954-1975, undated
  • Other: Date acquired: 06/28/2006

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

Open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

The Diocese of Charleston makes no representation that it is the owner of any copyright or other literary property in the materials contained in its archives. In providing access to or permitting the reproduction of any such materials, the Diocese of Charleston does not assume any responsibility for determining the nature of any rights, ownership or interest therein; nor for obtaining the appropriate permissions to publish or use; nor for determining the nature of any liabilities (for defamation and invasion of privacy) that may arise from any publication or use. This rests entirely with the researcher.

Biographical or Historical Information

The Walterboro Press and Standard, a newspaper serving Walterboro, South Carolina, began publication in 1877. The weekly newspaper was owned by the Wightman Smoak family. In December, 1992, Smith Newspapers, of Fort Payne, Alabama, purchased the publication, and soon afterward the Press and Standard began publishing twice a week.

Note written by

Extent

1.00 folder (8 items)

Language of Materials

English

Abstract

Photographic negatives from the Walterboro Press and Standard, a twice weekly newspaper serving Walterboro, South Carolina.

Source of Acquisition

Received from Taylor Smith, Walterboro Newspapers, Inc. in June 2006.

Method of Acquisition

Gift.

Processing Information

Processed by Brian P. Fahey; and Melissa Bronheim, October 2013.

Title
Inventory of The Walterboro Press and Standard photograph collection
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
eng

Repository Details

Part of the Catholic Diocese of Charleston Archives Repository

Contact:
114 Broad Street
Carriage House
Charleston SC 29401 US
843-410-1720
843-410-1765