By Stephen A. Hansen,John DeFerrari
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Lyon Township and the unincorporated hamlet of recent Hudson are nestled within the southwest nook of Oakland County. they've got a wealthy heritage of agricultural construction. Early 20th-century documents exhibit that farmers and households socialized heavily with their friends within the within reach village of South Lyon whilst the labor of the day was once performed.
Appealing Edisto Island has no longer continuously been a tourists' haven within the South Carolina Lowcountry. earlier than ecu cost, it used to be domestic to the Edisto Indians and a wide selection of natural world. writer Charles Spencer chronicles Edisto's historical past, from the early days while English and Scottish planters and their African slaves settled the luxurious island paradise and proven plantations that flourished till the Civil battle.
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