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Charleston Dancers (Club Prudhom) The Charleston dance became established (worldwide) during the Jazz Age. The series of steps is thought to have originated with African-Americans living on a small island near Charleston, South Carolina. The Charleston was performed as early as 1903 and made its way into Harlem stage productions by 1913. In 1923, it was introduced to the theater going public at the New Amsterdam Theater in New York, when the "Ziegfeld Follies" staged a dance that featured…

The beautiful ancient Angel Oak Tree in Angel Oak Park, on Johns Island, Southern Carolina. this Oak tree is well over 1800 yrs old.

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The women of the Gay Harlem Renaissance

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Eclecticism: Yesterday & Today

Eclecticism *draws elements from other styles: Tudor windows, Greek arches& columns, Renaissance domes