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South Carolina -- Fort Jackson

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Subject Source: Fast (Faceted Application Of Subject Terminology)

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Fort Jackson, South Carolina, Construction, 1917-1923

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Scope and Contents

Fort Jackson was constructed in 1917 to meet Army training needs during World War I. Couper served as construction Quartermaster.

William Couper Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0053
Overview The papers consist largely of manuscripts (drafts, galleys, proofs), notes, and other research material relating to Couper's interest in the history of Lexington and Rockbridge County (Virginia), the Virginia Military Institute, and the Shenandoah Valley. Other topics include the construction of Fort Jackson, South Carolina in 1917, and General Stonewall Jackson.