“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
Augusta in Richmond County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)

Medical College Building

Medical College Building Marker image. Click for full size.
By David Seibert, November 1990
1. Medical College Building Marker
Inscription. On this property, owned by the Trustees of Richmond Academy, this building was designed by the distinguished Georgia architect, Charles B. Cluskey, for the use by the Medical College of Georgia. It was occupied by the Medical College from its completion in 1835 until 1911, when the College removed to University Place. After removal of the Medical College this building was used for the manual training and science departments of the Richmond Academy until 1926.
Erected 1954 by Georgia Historical Commission. (Marker Number 121-14.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Georgia Historical Society/Commission marker series.
Location. 33° 28.248′ N, 81° 57.798′ W. Marker is in Augusta, Georgia, in Richmond County. Marker is on Telfair Street, on the left when traveling west. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 598 Telfair Street, Augusta GA 30901, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Eve (within shouting distance of this marker); Old Medical College (within shouting distance of this marker); The First Presbyterian Church (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); a different marker also named The First Presbyterian Church (about 300 feet away); General George Washington (about 500 feet away); Army National Guard (about 500 feet away); Richmond County (about 500 feet away); Boyhood Home of Woodrow Wilson (about 600 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Augusta.
Also see . . .  Old Medical College Building. The Old Medical College Building is a National Historic Landmark. This NPS site provides further information on the building, including photos. (Submitted on October 23, 2009, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia.) 
Categories. Antebellum South, USEducationNotable BuildingsScience & Medicine
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia. This page has been viewed 761 times since then and 71 times this year. Photo   1. submitted on , by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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