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February 20, 2014 6:45 PM

Celebrate Santa Elena with correct information

While I commend the effort to memorialize the founding of the settlement of Santa Elena on Parris Island, we should begin with the correct dates. One of the founders of the Santa Elena Foundation was quoted in your article as saying, "The key thing about Santa Elena was that it was founded in 1676 ... before Jamestown and Plymouth Rock."

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