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Broadside, 1886, of the South Carolina
        Steamboat Co.
  
    A gift to SCL Manuscripts Division announced in 2007

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Printed manuscript, September 1886, South Carolina Steamboat Co. broadside lists “Rates of Freight, Including Wharfage, Shipping, Between Charleston and Landings on the Santee River.”

Signed in print by W[illia]m P. Holmes, Agent, Charleston, the document quotes rates for packages ranging from bags of flour and barrels of whiskey to buggies, cotton gins, horses, mules and asses, and sewing machines. “All articles not enumerated,” it stipulates, would be “charged for in proportion to the above rates.”

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