Saluda in Saluda County, South Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
Thomas Green Clemson, 1842-1851. Clemson
Charge d'Affaires to Belgium, 1844-1851,
and founder of Clemson University, lived
at Cane Break from January to July 1844.
In his absence Col. Francis Pickens and
Sen. John C. Calhoun often visited Cane
Break and attended to its business.
Erected by Clemson University.
Location. 34° 2.056′ N, 81° 44.717′ W. Marker is in Saluda, South Carolina, in Saluda County. Marker is on Denny Highway (State Highway 194) near Barr Woods Road (State Road 33), on the right when traveling north. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Saluda SC 29138, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 10 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Saluda County Stockyard and Livestock Market (approx. 1.9 miles away); Mr. Philemon B. Waters (approx. 2.3 miles away); Colonel William Barrett Travis (approx. 2.3 miles away); Butler Methodist Church (approx. 2.4 miles away); Mitchell Hill Advent Christian Chruch (approx. 2.5 miles away); Red Bank Church Historic Saluda (approx. 2.7 miles away); Clock Donated to the Town of Saluda and Saluda County (approx. 2.7 miles away); Saluda Old Town Treaty, July 2, 1755 (approx. 2.7 miles away); Pierce M. Butler / The Palmetto Regiment (approx. 2.7 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Saluda.
Also see . . .
1. Cane Break Plantation. South Carolina Plantations entry. (Submitted on April 11, 2011, by Brian Scott of Anderson, South Carolina.)
2. Thomas Green Clemson. Thomas Green Clemson, (July 1, 1807 – April 6, 1888) was an American politician and statesman, serving as an ambassador and the United States Superintendent of Agriculture. (Submitted on April 11, 2011, by Brian Scott of Anderson, South Carolina.)
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