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Columbia in Richland County, South Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Colonel Thomas Taylor

1743 - 1833

 
 
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By Anna Inbody, December 31, 2011
1. Colonel Thomas Taylor Marker
Inscription. This marker honors Colonel Thomas Taylor, Patriot of the American Revolution. It is erected during this bicentennial year of 1976 to commemorate his contribution to the educational, cultural, civic, and religious life of the people of Richland County.

Taylor School Site
1905 - 1964
Board of School Commissioners
Richland County School District One
Sam E. McGregor, Chairman; Barbara A. Scott, Vice-Chairman; Edward F. Kimbrough, M.D., Secretary; Donald N. Upton; Rosalind G. Sargent; James L. Soloman, Jr.; Joe E. Bales; Bill Morgan Holcombe, Ph.D., Superintendent of Schools
L. Paul Burke, III, President; W. Buford Worthy, Chairman
Historical Revolutionary Markers Committee for the Colonel Thomas Taylor Chapter, South Carolina Society, Sons of the American Revolution.
 
Erected 1976 by Historical Revolutionary Markers Committee for the Colonel Thomas Taylor Chapter, South Carolina Society, Sons of the American Revolution.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Sons of the American Revolution marker series.
 
Location. 34° 0.769′ N, 81° 1.82′ W. Marker is in Columbia, South Carolina, in Richland County. Marker is on Richland Street, on the right when traveling east
Overview image. Click for full size.
By Anna Inbody, December 31, 2011
2. Overview
. Click for map. In front of the flagpole at the John R. Stevens Administration Building Richland County School District One. Marker is in this post office area: Columbia SC 29201, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Seibels House (within shouting distance of this marker); Site of Columbia Male Academy (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Thomas Taylor / Taylor Cemetery (about 600 feet away); Taylor Burying Ground (about 600 feet away); Hampton - Preston House (approx. 0.2 miles away); Former Site of Columbia Theological Seminary (approx. 0.2 miles away); Columbia Bible College, 1937-1960 / Westervelt Home, 1930 - 1937 (approx. 0.2 miles away); South Carolina State Hospital, Mills Building (approx. 0.2 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Columbia.
 
Also see . . .  Colonel Thomas Taylor. (Submitted on December 31, 2011, by Anna Inbody of Columbia, South Carolina.)
 
Categories. EducationPatriots & PatriotismWar, US Revolutionary
 
Colonel Thomas Taylor image. Click for full size.
3. Colonel Thomas Taylor
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Anna Inbody of Columbia, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 711 times since then and 28 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Anna Inbody of Columbia, South Carolina. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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