Reflections by Sammy Way: Sumter's hotels reflect community's rapid growth

By SAMMY WAY
Sumter Item archivist and historian
Posted 4/18/20

Reflections remembers the construction of numerous hotels in downtown Sumter. These buildings were very important to growth of the Sumter community as it moved into the 19th century. With the arrival of trains in the 1850s and the ensuing influx of …

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