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Property Record Collection

Details & Contact Info

The Margaretta Childs Archives is located in the Captain James Missroon House, 40 East Bay Street, and is open by appointment only. Please contact our Archivist/Librarian at (843) 724-8490 to schedule an appointment, or for more information on an historic property.

Information about the history and architecture of houses, buildings, and plantations in Charleston and the Lowcountry. Includes:

Historic Preservation in Charleston

Documentation of early and current preservation and neighborhood revitalization efforts, including:

Historic Charleston Foundation Institutional Records

"Historic Charleston Foundation Institutional Records" include:

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Phone: (843) 724-8490
Address: 40 East Bay Street

* Open by appointment only