A nostalgic view of Sumter's past

By SAMMY WAY
Posted 7/22/18

Reflections returns to the community of Sumter and takes a nostalgic look at the city and how time has wrought many changes to its streets and buildings. Nostalgia is defined by Webster's as "a longing to go back to one's home, home town, or …

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A nostalgic view of Sumter's past

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Reflections returns to the community of Sumter and takes a nostalgic look at the city and how time has wrought many changes to its streets and buildings. Nostalgia is defined by Webster's as "a longing to go back to one's home, home town, or homeland; homesickness." The numerous photos utilized in this article present a view of Sumter that may prove both interesting and informative. The author made use of The Sumter Item archives and numerous photos provided by the public to prepare this report and due to the length of the report, the article will be presented in two parts.