Agreement between the United States Government and South Carolina as to ‘preserving the status’ of the Forts at Charleston.
The following statement was made to me by Governor James L. Orr
at the request of General T. W. Crawford
, U. S. A.
dictated the statement and I wrote it down.
had written to ask me if I could procure from Governor Orr
any information respecting the reputed agreement between the United States Government and the State of South Carolina
in reference to a fixed status of the forts in Charleston harbor
at the time of the State
was at the time of making the statement Judge
of the Circuit Court and holding court in Greenville, S. C.