Civil War moments in S.C. -- Feb, 17-18, 1865

07/26/2011 12:00 AM

07/07/2011 2:21 PM

Fires rage through Columbia. Retreating Confederates set fire to the Charlotte Railroad Depot.

Other fires are Union arson. A third of town is burned, including more than 200 buildings and 265 homes. Damages are $544 million in today’s dollars.

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