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Civil War-time fare
Joseph B Kershaw House
The Joseph B. Kershaw House, 1305 Lyttleton St.
If you were a Carolina lady in the 1850s, you would likely have a copy of the latest and most fashionable cookbook of the times -- The Carolina Housewife. The little book was written by “A Lady of Charleston” and published in 1847. The “Lady” was Sarah Rutledge, daughter of Edward Rutledge, a signer of the Declaration of Independence.

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