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South Carolina country roads : of train depots, filling stations and other vanishing charms /

Title
South Carolina country roads : of train depots, filling stations and other vanishing charms / Tom Poland, foreward by Aida Rogers.
Author
Poland, Thomas M., 1949-
Publication
Charleston, South Carolina : The History Press, 2018.

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Description
158 pages : illustrations; 23 cm
Subject
Note
  • Includes index.
Contents
Wreckage along the back roads -- Cedars and cemeteries -- A drive through the backcountry -- An open-air cinema shines on -- Down a graveled road, part I -- Down a graveled road, part II -- A country store carries on -- The upcountry, the beautiful -- A fondness for old gas pumps -- Wall dogs' ghost signs -- A train rolls through it -- Salters: a whistle-stop kind of place -- The old hand pump -- Willington: a history village -- Down in Camellia land, part I -- Down in Camellia land, part II -- The mortgage lifter -- That tantalizing smoke -- From a back road to backwaters -- Searching for promised land -- Follow the red-shouldered hawk -- Vanishing tenant homes -- Sojourn into Spanish moss country and beyond -- Like going to Africa -- Down by the Catawba River.
ISBN
  • 146713886X
  • 9781467138864
Owning Institutions
Princeton University Library