Thomas Wannamaker Salisbury

Thomas Wannamaker Salisbury

Thomas Wannamaker Salisbury was born October 26, 1877, in Lebanon, South Carolina, near Ridgeville.  His story is one of rags to riches in Summerville, South Carolina.  His dad, Thomas Wannamaker Salisbury, was born in Lebanon, South Carolina on February 6, 1836.  He...
Charleston/Hamburg Railroad

Charleston/Hamburg Railroad

The 1820’s had been hard years for Charleston.  Since the founding of Augusta Georgia in 1736, there was competition on who would ship products.  Now if things came to Charleston, we were right on the Atlantic Ocean and shipping was no big deal.  But for those who...