Founding Brothers Part 2
Contact: Bill Martin, (843) 883-3123 x 41
Contact: Carlin Timmons, (843) 881-5516
The next volume of Founding Brothers: The Revolutionary Generation, a four part History Channel video series, will be presented at Charles Pinckney National Historic Site during the month of June. Based on the Pulitzer Prize winning book by Historian Joseph Ellis, this series brings to life the vital issues and personalities from the most important decade in our country’s history. A park ranger program on Charles Pinckney will precede each 50 minute video. For the premiere of Volume II, a uniformed soldier of the Continental Army and his wife will be on site from 2:00-3:30 on June 5.
2:00 p.m. every Saturday in June:
Charles Pinckney National Historic Site commemorates a principal framer and signer of the United States Constitution. The park is situated on a 28-acre remnant of Snee Farm, Pinckney’s coastal plantation, located at 1254 Long Point Road in Mt. Pleasant. The park is open daily from 9:00-5:00 except for New Year’s Day, Thanksgiving Day, and Christmas Day. Admission is free. For more information call (843) 881-5516.
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