PROGRAM: SC The Bill of Rights and You

Presented by:
SC Humanities
Current Initiative: 225th Bill of Rights Anniversary National Partner: National Archives Local Partner: K-12 Institutions, Libraries, Museums, Nonprofits, Other Subject: History, Other Audience: All, Children and Families, Educators, K-12

December 2016 marked the 225th anniversary of the Bill of Rights. South Carolina Humanities, in partnership with the National Archives and the Federation of State Humanities Councils, made unique pop-up kiosk exhibits about the Bill of Rights available to cultural organizations around South Carolina. 15 venues hosted the exhibit that began on December 15, 2016, and many will keep the exhibit up through the end of January.

The host sites included:

  • Alice Drive Middle School
  • Barnwell County Museum
  • Beaufort County Library
  • Blythewood County Historical Society
  • Books on Broad
  • Chapman Cultural Center
  • College of Charleston Library
  • Congressman Jeff Duncan’s Office
  • Congressman Joe Wilson’s Office
  • Congressman Trey Gowdy’s Office
  • Greenwood County Library
  • Horry County Museum
  • Lexington County Library
  • Nelson Mullins Riley & Scarborough
  • Oconee Heritage Center
  • South Carolina Department of Archives and History
  • South State Bank
  • University of South Carolina Aiken
  • Winthrop University