Peggy Pickett helps get her son, Dwayne Pickett, ready to go on as the English explorer Capt. William Hilton at the Coastal Discovery Museum on Thursday. "I have to see that his bow tie is tied properly," she said. Hilton Head Island takes its name from the explorer, who sighted it 350 years ago while exploring the Southeast coast.
Peggy Pickett helps get her son, Dwayne Pickett, ready to go on as the English explorer Capt. William Hilton at the Coastal Discovery Museum on Thursday. "I have to see that his bow tie is tied properly," she said. Hilton Head Island takes its name from the explorer, who sighted it 350 years ago while exploring the Southeast coast. Jay Karr
Peggy Pickett helps get her son, Dwayne Pickett, ready to go on as the English explorer Capt. William Hilton at the Coastal Discovery Museum on Thursday. "I have to see that his bow tie is tied properly," she said. Hilton Head Island takes its name from the explorer, who sighted it 350 years ago while exploring the Southeast coast. Jay Karr

Video: Reenactor provides chance to 'meet' Captain Hilton

July 11, 2013 03:27 PM

UPDATED July 12, 2013 08:11 PM

More Videos

  • Traffic backing up on eastbound US 278 from disabled vehicle

    Beaufort County traffic cameras showed traffic backing up into Bluffton after a construction truck blocked the right eastbound lane of US 278 on the Hilton Head bridges.