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South Carolina Quick Facts
- State Dance: The Shag
- State Amphibian: The Salamander
- State Capital: Columbia
- State Fruit: Peach
- State Nickname: The Palmetto State
- State Reptile: Loggerhead Sea Turtle
Other South Carolina Facts
The first battle of the Civil War took place at Fort Sumter.
Minor League Baseball
Duncan Park Baseball Stadium is the oldest minor league stadium in the USA.
Isle of Palms was originally named Hunting Island.
Johnston is known as the Peach Capital of the World.
South Carolina was previously known as the Iodine State.
Chapin is known as the Capital of Lake Murray.