Robert Smalls House

Robert Smalls House was a post-American Civil War home of Robert Smalls in Beaufort, South Carolina. An African-American slave, Smalls became a Union hero when he commandeered a Confederate ship out to Union blockaders. He went on to lead in combat and became a U.S. Congressman during the Reconstruction.

It was declared a National Historic Landmark in 1974.

The SC DAH summary is here.

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