What's the oldest public building in the area?

January 10, 2011 


Question: What is the oldest public building in the Lowcountry?

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Question: Who introduced long-staple cotton to the Sea Islands?

Answer: William Elliott II introduced the first successful long-staple cotton crop in 1790.

First to answer: Thomas J O'Brien

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