This Abundant Land

Rotating Exhibit

Exhibit Highlights

A rotating exhibit in the new museum, this gallery focuses on agriculture, foodways and the conservation of natural resources throughout the state. Original items on display include: an 1851 edition of The Carolina Housewife, featuring popular recipes and household solutions; a 1941 map of the Santee National Wildlife Refuge; and the 1785 Rules of the St. Thomas Hunt Club in Berkeley County.

Langdon Cheves
Langdon Cheves was a Charleston, S.C. attorney, plantation owner, investor, historian, and genealogist. His papers include lists of wildlife spottings in the South Carolina Lowcountry, many of which are beautifully illustrated.