Charles Pinckney National Historic Site
|Charles Pinckney National Historic Site|
IUCN category V (protected landscape/seascape)
Snee Farm House
|Location||Mount Pleasant, South Carolina, USA|
|Nearest city||Charleston, South Carolina|
|Area||28.45 acres (12 ha)|
|Established||September 8, 1988|
|Visitors||45,254 (in 2011)|
Snee Farm-Charles Pinckney National Historic Site
|Nearest city||Mount Pleasant, South Carolina|
|NRHP Reference #||73001702|
|Added to NRHP||April 13, 1973|
|Designated NHL||November 7, 1973|
Pinckney fought in the American Revolutionary War and became one of the principal framers of the United States Constitution. He served as Governor of South Carolina, and as a member of the United States Senate and the House of Representatives. He was also President Thomas Jefferson's minister to Spain, after he helped Jefferson win the presidential campaign of 1800.
The main house on the farm was constructed in 1828, after Pickney's death. There are no surviving structures from Pinckney's era on the property.
Snee Farm was listed on the National Register of Historic Places on April 13, 1973, and was designated a National Historic Landmark on November 7, 1973. Authorized as a National Historic Site on September 8, 1988. The site is administered by Fort Sumter National Monument.
- The National Parks: Index 2001-2003. Washington: U.S. Department of the Interior.
- "Listing of acreage as of December 31, 2011". Land Resource Division, National Park Service. Retrieved 2012-12-26.
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- Staff (2010-07-09). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service.
- "Snee Farm". National Historic Landmark summary listing. National Park Service. Retrieved 2008-06-26.
- Snell, Charles W. (January 15, 1973). "Snee Farm (Charles Pinckney Farm)" (pdf). National Register of Historic Places - Nomination and Inventory. National Park Service. Retrieved 4 June 2012.
- "Snee Farm (Charles Pinckney Farm)" (pdf). Photographs. National Park Service. Retrieved 4 June 2012.
- "Snee Farm, Charleston County (Long Point Rd, off U.S. Hwy. 17, Mount Pleasant vicinity)". National Register Properties in South Carolina. South Carolina Department of Archives and History. Retrieved 4 June 2012.
- Official NPS website: Charles Pinckney National Historic Site
- Historic Charleston's Religious and Community Buildings, a National Park Service Discover Our Shared Heritage Travel Itinerary
- Historic American Buildings Survey (HABS) No. SC-87, "Snee Farm, 1240 Long Point Road, Mount Pleasant, Charleston County, SC", 48 photos, 21 measured drawings, 34 data pages, 4 photo caption pages
- Historic American Buildings Survey (HABS) No. SC-87-A, "Snee Farm, Servant's House, 1240 Long Point Road, Mount Pleasant, Charleston County, SC", 10 photos, 1 photo caption page
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