Church Street

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Black and white photograph of Church Street looking north towards St. Philip's Church (146 Church) from the vicinity of Chalmers Street. A horse-drawn carriage is visible on the left and three boys with bicycles are seen on the right. Typed caption on reverse reads, "Church Street, Charleston, South Carolina -- This group of houses on historic Church Street, described as three variations on the theme of the Charleston single house, date from 1759 to 1807. In their early days, these fine residences housed an office in the front downstairs room for the gentleman of the house."