All - High School

Animals and Plants

Young egret

Discover the animals and plants that also call South Carolina home.



Learn about art styles and folk art that have been popular in South Carolina.

Be sure to also check out the South Carolina Artists page for more about painters, folk artists, and other artists.


Jasper Johns - 'Flag.'

Meet historical and contemporary painters, folk artists, architects, and other artists who have worked and lived in South Carolina.

Be sure to also check out the Art page for more about art styles and folk art.

Meet artists who are working today on both traditional forms of art and new styles.


Books by South Carolina authors

Meet historical and contemporary authors and illustrators who have worked and lived in South Carolina.

Meet authors with connections to South Carolina. Which authors have lived in your city or county?

Citizenship and Economics

Ben Bernanke

Learn about the rights and responsibilities that come with being a South Carolina and United States citizen.

Civil Rights

Demonstrations on Gervais Street

Many South Carolinians participated in the struggle for equal rights, including Septima Poinsette Clark, Modjeska Monteith Simkins, and the participants in the landmark Briggs v. Elliott court case.

Civil War

29th Regiment from Connecticut

From the Battle of Fort Sumter to Sherman’s March and Robert Smalls, South Carolina played a significant role in the American Civil War.


From The Big Apple to the Carolina Shag and the Charleston, South Carolina has been influential in lots of dance styles.

Expansion and Reform

John C. Calhoun

Learn more about the plantation system, politics, and culture of antebellum South Carolina.

Exploration and Colonization

House Museum at Middleton Place

Discover French, Spanish, and British colonies along the coast and find out how colonists explored, settled, and lived.