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Exhibits are developed periodically by Conway Historical Society board members and are usually based on exhibitions displayed in our exhibit space. The items shown are primarily drawn from the our collection. We welcome ideas and suggestions from the public for future exhibits.


South River Cutlery Company, 1851-1855

The South River Cutlery Company in Conway, manufacturer of quality table cutlery and knives, was incorporated in 1851 with capital of $40,000.   Its large Burkeville factory, located on the right bank of the South River, toward the center of town,...

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