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Mayoral Records
The Records Center for the City of Charleston has mayoral records dating from the administration of Mayor J. Adger Smyth (1896-1903) through that of Mayor Joseph P. Riley, Jr. (1976-2015). The Records Center is in the process of creating finding aids for these collections. Below are the finding aids which have been completed to date. If you have questions about any of the Records Center's collections or would like to make an appointment for research please contact Meg Moughan, Records Manager, at 724-7301 or Rebecca Schultz, Records Specialist, at 724-7302. 

                                        J. Adger Smyth Mayoral Papers, 1896-1903

                                        R. Goodwyn Rhett Mayoral Papers, 1903-1911

                                        John P. Grace Mayoral Papers, 1911-1923

                                        Tristram T. Hyde Mayoral Papers, 1906-1919

                                        Thomas P. Stoney Mayoral Papers, 1921-1931

                                        Burnet R. Maybank Mayoral Papers, 1931-1986

                                        Henry W. Lockwood Mayoral Papers, 1938-1944

                                        E. Edward Wehman, Jr., Mayoral Papers, 1944-1947
                                        William McG Morrison Mayoral Papers, 1948-1959

                                        Arthur B. Schirmer, Jr., Mayoral Papers, 1975