Columbia in Richland County, South Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
A.S. Salley House
Alexander Samuel Salley 1871-1961), the historian described as a “walking encyclopedia” of S.C. history, lived here from 1910 until his death. Salley, born in Orangeburg County, was secretary of the S.C. Historical Society in Charleston 1899-1905 and founding editor of the S.C. Historical & Genealogical Magazine. He was secretary of the Historical Commission of S.C. 1905-1949, preserving and publishing many state historical records.
Erected 2014 by Orangeburg County Historical Society. (Marker Number 40-183.)
Location. 34° 0.075′ N, 81° 1.166′ W. Marker is in Columbia, South Carolina Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 901 Laurens Street, Columbia SC 29205, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Remembering Dr. King (approx. 0.2 miles away); Last Home of Wade Hampton (approx. ¼ mile away); Maxcy Gregg Park (approx. ¼ mile away); Gregg Street (approx. 0.3 miles away); The Statue of Liberty Division (approx. 0.3 miles away); The Boys of Richland County (approx. 0.3 miles away); Harden Street (approx. 0.3 miles away); Memorial Youth Center (approx. 0.3 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Columbia.
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Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Eric Powell of Orangeburg, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 296 times since then and 26 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on , by Eric Powell of Orangeburg, South Carolina. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.