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South Carolina Female Collegiate Institute

 
 
South Carolina Female Collegiate Institute Marker image. Click for full size.
By Anna Inbody, March 26, 2011
1. South Carolina Female Collegiate Institute Marker
Inscription. At Barhamville, about ½ mi. west of this point, a famous girls' school, founded by Dr. Elias Marks (1790-1886), was located 1828-65. Among the students were Anna Maria, daughter of John C. Calhoun; Ann Pamela Cuningham, founder of Mt. Vernon Ladies' Association; Martha Bulloch, mother of President Theodore Roosevelt.
 
Erected 1938 by The Columbia Sesquicentennial Commission of 1936. (Marker Number 40-33.)
 
Location. 34° 1.676′ N, 81° 0.586′ W. Marker is in Columbia, South Carolina, in Richland County. Marker is at the intersection of Two Notch Road (U.S. 1) and Ogden Street, on the right when traveling south on Two Notch Road. Click for map. On Two Notch Road one block south of Covenant Road at the intersection of Ogden Street. Marker is in this post office area: Columbia SC 29204, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Diamond Hill (approx. one mile away); I. DeQuincey Newman House (approx. 1.2 miles away); Benedict College (approx. 1.3 miles away); Early Country Homes (approx. 1.3 miles away); Visanska-Starks House (approx.
South Carolina Female Collegiate Institute Marker image. Click for full size.
By Anna Inbody, March 26, 2011
2. South Carolina Female Collegiate Institute Marker
1.3 miles away); Allen University (approx. 1.4 miles away); Heidt - Russell House / Edwin R. Russell (approx. 1.4 miles away); Matthew J. Perry House (approx. 1.4 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Columbia.
 
More about this marker. This marker is set parallel to Two Notch Road and is difficult to see except when on Ogden Street.
 
Categories. Education
 
South Carolina Female Collegiate Institute Marker image. Click for full size.
By Anna Inbody, March 26, 2011
3. South Carolina Female Collegiate Institute Marker
South Carolina Female Collegiate Institute Marker image. Click for full size.
By Anna Inbody, March 26, 2011
4. South Carolina Female Collegiate Institute Marker
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Anna Inbody of Columbia, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 514 times since then and 19 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on , by Anna Inbody of Columbia, South Carolina. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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