Outline of South Carolina

The following outline is provided as an overview of and topical guide to South Carolina:

South Carolina – state in the Southeastern United States on the Atlantic coast. Originally part of the Province of Carolina, the Province of South Carolina was the first of the 13 colonies that declared independence from the British Crown during the American Revolution. South Carolina was the first state to ratify the Articles of Confederation, the 8th state to ratify the US Constitution on May 23, 1788. South Carolina later became the first state to vote to secede from the Union which it did on December 20, 1860. It was readmitted to the United States on June 25, 1868.[note 1]

General referenceEdit

 
An enlargeable map of the state of South Carolina

Geography of South CarolinaEdit

Geography of South Carolina

Places in South CarolinaEdit

Environment of South CarolinaEdit

Natural geographic features of South CarolinaEdit

Regions of South CarolinaEdit

Administrative divisions of South CarolinaEdit

 
An enlargeable map of the 46 counties of the state of South Carolina

Demography of South CarolinaEdit

Demographics of South Carolina

Government and politics of South CarolinaEdit

Politics of South Carolina

Branches of the government of South CarolinaEdit

Government of South Carolina

Executive branch of the government of South CarolinaEdit

Legislative branch of the government of South CarolinaEdit

Judicial branch of the government of South CarolinaEdit

Courts of South Carolina

Law and order in South CarolinaEdit

Law of South Carolina

Military in South CarolinaEdit

History of South CarolinaEdit

History of South Carolina

History of South Carolina, by periodEdit

Culture of South CarolinaEdit

Culture of South Carolina

The arts in South CarolinaEdit

Sports in South CarolinaEdit

Sports in South Carolina

Economy and infrastructure of South CarolinaEdit

Economy of South Carolina

Education in South CarolinaEdit

Education in South Carolina

See alsoEdit

NotesEdit

  1. ^ In Texas vs. White (1869), the Supreme Court ruled that the ordinances of secession (including that of South Carolina) were invalid, and thus those states had never left the Union. However, South Carolina did not regain representation in Congress until that date.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Barry Popik, Smoky City, barrypopik.com website, March 27, 2005
  2. ^ "Iodine". South Carolina Encyclopedia. 2007-04-14. Archived from the original on May 19, 2006. Retrieved 2007-04-06.
  3. ^ "U.S. Census Bureau State & County QuickFacts South Carolina". Archived from the original on 2014-01-19.

External linksEdit

  Wikimedia Atlas of South Carolina