The book, Spartanburg -
Facts, Reminiscences, Folklore, has
information not only about Pacolet but all of
Spartanburg, It has a great deal about the Revolutionary
War in the Upstate. The book is by Vernon Foster and is
published by The Reprint Company, Publishers,
SC 29304. The book is still available through book
A History of Spartanburg County -
Compiled by the Spartanburg Unit of the Writers Program of
the Workers Projects Administration. Printed in 1940.
History of Grindal Shoals by Rev. J.D.
Bailey. Printed originally in 1921. Now available from
Southern Historical Press, 375 West Broad Street, PO Box
1267, Greenville, SC 29602-1267.
The Old Iron District by Bobby Gilmer Moss.
in 1972 by Jacobs Press, Clinton, SC
Pacolet Mills - A Village Called Trough
by Ruth Trowell Watson, 1998 - Available at the Pacolet
The History of Pacolet- Volume I and II,
1983 and 1984 - Pacolet History Club for the Pacolet Area
Our Heritage , A Community History of Spartanburg
County, SC by Michael Leonard, 1983, The
Spartanburg Herald Journal
Pacolet Manufacturing Company - 1882-1927 , The
Pictured Story of the Community Activities by
Textile Town - Spartanburg County, South
Carolina by the Hub City Writers Project
Post Office Box 8421, Spartanburg,
South Carolina 29305
. This is the most
complete and thorough book
ever done about the textile industry in Spartanburg