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Every once in a while, we like to look back in time at those individuals and events that shaped the Charleston area and the development of our inn specifically. The Charleston area is rich with cultural influences, and a great place to visit if you have even the slightest affinity for American history. We’re often asked, who is Edward Rutledge, and how does he relate to the Governor’s House Inn in Charleston. Here is a brief overview on who is Edward Rutledge and how he relates to our inn specifically. Enjoy! Who is Edward Rutledge? Edward Rutledge was the youngest signer of the U.S. Declaration of Independence and he was … Continue reading