Cross Keys SC Jefferson Davis Visit Re-enactment
This set is of the re-enactment of the events that occurred on April 28-29, 1865, when Jefferson Davis and the Confederate War Cabinet came through Union SC in flight from Federal Forces. Jefferson Davis entered the county from Charlotte NC, by way of York SC, ate lunch at the home of General
William Wallace in Union, traveled to the home of deceased Confederate Col. JRR Giles to spend the night. He then journeyed by way of the Cross Keys House for lunch and thence on toward Georgia and ultimate capture on May 10, 1865.
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