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By Alexia Jones Helsley

Columbia sits on hills overlooking the Congaree, Saluda and extensive Rivers. The identify inspires sanctuary and the yankee spirit. Its critical position within the country makes it the assembly position of the Upstate and the Lowcountry. The all-American urban sprang from desert, body constructions and unpaved streets and valiantly replied to the demanding situations of swap. town used to be created by means of the legislature to be the capital and displays the �ambitions and fortunes� of South Carolina. Columbia is a various urban that serves as a tutorial incubator, a magnet for immigrants, an army middle and a spot to have fun the humanities. stick to writer Alexia Jones Helsley as she weaves jointly the strands of Columbia�s lengthy and eventful past.

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