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By Tressy Magwood Mellichamp,Lily Herndon Weaks

The stretch of land often called "East of the Cooper," that includes the captivating city of Mount friendly, is interwoven with innumerable waterways; those waters pulsate with the ebb and circulate of tides like a community of arteries, veins, and capillaries connecting to the residing center that's the sea. Mount Pleasant's situation at the Charleston harbor and its deep water entry has ensured that the ocean has performed an enormous function within the lives of its citizens, offering thriving maritime industries which are without delay old and modern. East Cooper: A Maritime history is a party of these industries and the households and vessels that experience contributed to this important a part of Lowcountry tradition. all through background, indigenous peoples, colonists, plantation proprietors, and seafood marketers have traversed the miles of rivers, marshy creeks, and coastlines of the East Cooper quarter. This selection of photographs demonstrates the ingenuity and artistry of those humans whose descendants shared their pasts with the authors as generously as their ancestors shared their talents and intimate relationships with the neighborhood waters.

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By Tressy Magwood Mellichamp,Lily Herndon Weaks

The stretch of land often called "East of the Cooper," that includes the captivating city of Mount friendly, is interwoven with innumerable waterways; those waters pulsate with the ebb and circulate of tides like a community of arteries, veins, and capillaries connecting to the residing center that's the sea. Mount Pleasant's situation at the Charleston harbor and its deep water entry has ensured that the ocean has performed an enormous function within the lives of its citizens, offering thriving maritime industries which are without delay old and modern. East Cooper: A Maritime history is a party of these industries and the households and vessels that experience contributed to this important a part of Lowcountry tradition. all through background, indigenous peoples, colonists, plantation proprietors, and seafood marketers have traversed the miles of rivers, marshy creeks, and coastlines of the East Cooper quarter. This selection of photographs demonstrates the ingenuity and artistry of those humans whose descendants shared their pasts with the authors as generously as their ancestors shared their talents and intimate relationships with the neighborhood waters.

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