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By Eugene Frazier Sr.

James Island continues to be one of many few areas within the usa the place descendants of slaves can simply hint their roots to 1 of the seventeen slave plantations. for lots of African americans, it really is not easy to visualize how a ways this small island has come. It has left them with a legacy of either the enjoyment and the soreness of residing in a time and position wrought with hassle yet in some way nonetheless intermingled with the happiness that comes from a neighborhood equipped on relatives, love, energy and honor. during this strong assortment, neighborhood resident and oral historian Eugene Frazier chronicles the tales of assorted James Island households and their descendants. Frazier has spent years accumulating relatives and archival images and family members remembrances to accompany the textual content. This publication additionally will pay homage to women and men of the us army and African American pioneers from James Island and surrounding areas.

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