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Looking for a perfect small gift?  Maybe you need some notecards.  Or you want to support arts programs at a local school.   You can accomplish any and all of these at our November 19 DIHS meeting. Lee Ann Bain will have a limited number of boxes of 15 note cards and envelopes available for sale for $15. She can only accept cash.  All proceeds will go to benefit art programs at Philip Simmons High School....

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“Those who cannot remember the past are condemned to repeat it.”  George Santayana. “Doesn’t this remind you of Syria today?”, asked Citadel History Professor Victoria Musheff at her October 15 DIHS program “Exiled French Catholic Acadians..British South Carolina in Humanitarian Crisis-1755-1765”. [Show slideshow] The 18th century saga has all the elements of similar scenarios before and after:  a conquering army...

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Posted By on Oct 13, 2019

So…..we’ve defeated the French in Canada but now we have a bunch of disloyal French Canadians under our rule. What should we do? “Hey”, some genius said, “let’s make them move to our mostly Protestant Carolina Colony! What could go wrong?”

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We’ve already shared information about the great program we have coming up at 7 pm, Tuesday, October 15 regarding the French Catholic Canadians forced to the Carolina Colony in the 1750’s…A REFUGEE CRISIS IN COLONIAL CAROLINA but maybe you need more reasons to join us that night. Honor the memory of Philip Simmons. Help support art programs and young artists at Philip Simmons High School. The Philip Simmons high...

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