By the Sweat of our Brows

McConnells, SC 29726
(803) 684-2327
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    Learn about the leisure activities that fostered a sense of community among African Americans in the Carolina Piedmont during the 1950s - 1960s at “By the Sweat of our Brows.”

    Brattonsville descendant Wali Cathcart will describe his experiences in Negro League baseball. Led by African American descendants and historic interpreters, families will enjoy various traditional activities including softball and baseball, schoolyard games and cooking.

    Concessions will be provided by Kenny Lyle’s Fish Fry. “By the Sweat of Our Brows” happens Saturday, Sept.14, 2019 from 10AM until 4PM.

    Historic Brattonsville is located at 1444 Brattonsville Road, McConnells, S.C. 29726

    Admission Fees: Adults $8; Seniors $7; Youth 4-17 $5; FREE for CHM members & ages 3 and under

    For more information, please go to or call 803.684.2327.

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