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...

Guerin’s Pharmacy

140 S. Main St. Medicine has been a part of Summerville’s history.  During the Civil War, in the 1860s, Dr. Schwettmann moved to Summerville and started a drugstore.    It was located on Main Street, in the basement of a private home.  Dr. Schwettmann kept the...