General Abbreviations and Terms

A.A.U.W.
American Association of University Women
A.F.W.B.
African Free Will Baptist Church
A.M.E.
African Methodist Episcopal Church
A.R.P.
Associate Reformed Presbyterian Church
c.
Circa, about
C.M.E.
Colored Methodist Episcopal Church
chstn
Charleston, SC
Cola
Columbia, SC
COMMON
Item may be found in four or more libraries
D.A.R.
Daughters of the American Revolution
DEALER
Information found in book dealer catalog
DIST
Information found in distributor's notice
EAST
Listed in J.H. Easterby's "Guide to the Study and Reading of SC History"
G.P.O.
Government Printing Office
M.E.
Methodist Episcopal Church
M.E.S.
Methodist Episcopal Church, South
mimeo
Mimeographed
N.B.C.
National Baptist Convention
nd
No date listed
NP
No place of publication reported
NPub
No publisher reported
N.S.D.A.R.
National Society, Daughters of the American Revolution
P.E.
Protestant Episcopal Church
PUBL
Information obtained from publisher
RLB R.L.
Bryan Co., Columbia
R.M.U.E.
Reformed Methodist Union Episcopal Church
rp
Reprinted
RPC
Reprint Company, Publishers, Spartanburg
S.B.C.
Southern Baptist Convention
SHP
Southern Historical Press, Easley SC
SCDAR
South Carolina Society, Daughters of the American Revolution
SCHM
South Carolina Historical Magazine
SCH& GM
South Carolina Historical & Genealogical Magazine
SCHS
South Carolina Historical Society
SCMAR
South Carolina Magazine of Ancestral Research
[SpC]
Special Collection of materials
Trans.
Translation or translator
U.D.C.
United Daughters of the Confederacy
UNC
University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill NC
USC
University of South Carolina, Columbia SC
W,E&C
Walker, Evans & Cogswell Co., Charleston SC