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Figure 5. Map: Mars BluffThe hewn-timber cabins were built in the center of Mars Bluff, a farming community that was settled well before the Revolution and became dedicated to cotton production after the cotton gin was invented in 1793. (Map by Dinah Bervin Kerksieck.)
Maps courtesy of African Americans at Mars Bluff, South Carolina
Copyright Amelia Wallace Vernon. All rights
reserved, 1998. Revised, 2008.
Amelia Wallace Vernon, African Americans at Mars Bluff, South Carolina (Baton Rouge, Louisiana State University, 1993. Reprint. Columbia: University of South Carolina, 1995), p. 13.