Town/City
Pickens Courthouse
Township
Pickens District
State/Province
South Carolina
Country
United States of America

Pickens Courthouse, South Carolina

Summary

Post village in and capital of Pickens District, South Carolina, located about 130 miles northwest of Columbia. Situated near Keowee River. Population in 1843 between 200 and 300. JS wrote to presidential candidate John C. Calhoun in Pickens Courthouse, 4 Nov. 1843, inquiring into his policies toward Latter-day Saints should he be elected.