One of the smallest states in the Deep South, South Carolina has played an important part in the history of the nation. From far before the Civil War to the current contributions it makes in manufacturing and tourism, South Carolina has something for everyone to discover. Are you familiar with names such as Francis Marion, John C. Calhoun, Strom Thurmond, Althea Gibson, Mary McLeod Bethune, and James Longstreet? They are all natives of the state of South Carolina. Learn more about the history of this beautiful state with this 7-page free printable that includes geography, a timeline quiz (with answer key), and research prompts.