The Forgotten Founder
Charles Pinckney was a principal author and a signer of the United States Constitution. This remnant of his coastal plantation is preserved to tell the story of a "forgotten founder," his life of public service, the lives of enslaved African Americans on South Carolina Lowcountry plantations and their influences on Charles Pinckney.
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Become a Junior Ranger
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Visit Fort Sumter & Fort Moultrie
Visit the other NPS sites in the Charleston area at Fort Sumter and Fort Moultrie.Read More
Did You Know?
At the Constitutional Convention Charles Pinckney presented a complete plan for the new federal government known as the "Pinckney Draft." It was the only such plan that was written by one man. Charles Pinckney National Historic Site, SC