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Graniteville Historic District

Graniteville, South Carolina
County of Aiken.
Along South Carolina 19 and Gregg Street
National Register Number: 78002491
Resource type: District.
Property type: Historic District: Historical.
Congressional District: SC-2 Certified Local Government: NO
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Current use/information: Mill town.

Statement of Significance (as of designation - June 2, 1978):
In this community, William Gregg (1800-1867), perhaps the most significant figure in the development of cotton mills in the South, successfully introduced the textile industry to the South before the Civil War.

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