South Carolina Colony
Slogan: South Carolina, Smiling faces, Beautiful places.
-Good agriculture land, farming and plantation were important.
-The plantations export tobacco, cotton, corn, vegetables, grain, fruit and livestock.
10 Facts About South Carolina
-The major town was Charleston.
-The winters were not difficult to survive but the warmer climate gave rise to the spread of disease.
-The original name of the colony was the Province of South Carolina, later South Carolina.
-They had the largest slave population who worked on the plantations.
-Plantations grew cotton, tobacco, rice, sugar, indigo, and other crops.
-Crops were traded for items that could not be produced on the plantations including shoes, lace, thread, farm tools and dishes.
-In 1712 South Carolina becomes a separate colony.
-Not a specific religion which gave way to religious freedom.
-It was the 8th of the original 13 colonies to become a state on May 23, 1788.