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Sullivan’s Island

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Sullivan's Island is a town and island in Charleston County, South Carolina, United States, at the entrance to Charleston Harbor.

Sullivan's Island was the point of entry for approximately 40% of the 400,000 enslaved Africans brought to British North America; it has been likened to a harsh Ellis Island, the 19th-century reception point for immigrants in New York City.

Open Water Swimming[edit]

Joe Rainero (49), Matt Maurer (38), Lance Ogren (44), and Mike Stresemann (54) will swim around Sullivan's Island and the Isle of Palms in The Swim Around Isle of Palms and Sullivan’s Island (or The Swim Around The Islands in September 2015.

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