“Kershaw & Sumter Counties: Magnificence in the Midlands”
About the Conference
MESDA’s biannual conferences are well-known for their unique combination of innovative scholarship, exclusive access to little-seen historic venues, and warm social gatherings.
Attendees will enjoy unparalleled opportunities to get behind-the-scenes looks of local sites and exhibits with an opening reception at Historic Columbia’s Hampton-Preston Mansion and conference sessions held in downtown Columbia at the Columbia Museum of Art.
Specially themed Rambles on the first day will provide an up-close look at the region’s historic sites as well as rarely viewed private collections and homes, while Saturday lectures will deliver the latest in decorative arts and material culture research.
Jeffrey S. Evans & Assoc.
& First Citizens Bank