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S.D. Lee Home

 
 
S.D. Lee Home Marker image. Click for full size.
By Davis Darryl Hartness, August 13, 2007
1. S.D. Lee Home Marker
Inscription. Home of Lt. Gen., C.S.A.; legislator; first president Miss A. & M. College; member Constitutional Convention of 1890; one of organizers of Vicksburg Military Park; Commander United Confederate Veterans; military historian.
 
Erected by Mississippi Historical Commission.
 
Location. 33° 30.007′ N, 88° 25.594′ W. Marker is in Columbus, Mississippi, in Lowndes County. Marker is on 7th Street North. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Columbus MS 39705, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Joshua Lawrence Meador (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); James T. Harrison Home (approx. 0.2 miles away); Walter "Red" Barber (approx. 0.2 miles away); Franklin Academy (approx. 0.2 miles away); First Baptist Church of Columbus (approx. mile away); First Christian Church (approx. mile away); Friendship Cemetery (approx. 0.3 miles away); First Methodist Church (approx. 0.3 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Columbus.
 
Also see . . .  S.D. Lee. Lee, a distant relative of General Robert E. Lee, was active in both the Eastern and Western theaters of war. (Submitted on June 29, 2008, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.)
S.D. Lee Home image. Click for full size.
By Davis Darryl Hartness, November 12, 2007
2. S.D. Lee Home
 
 
Additional keywords. Stephen Dill Lee Home
 
Categories. Notable PersonsWar, US Civil
 
S.D. Lee Home Bust image. Click for full size.
By Davis Darryl Hartness, May 28, 2007
3. S.D. Lee Home Bust
Stephen Dill Lee is buried in Friendship Cemetery, Columbus, Mississippi. The bust in in the cemetery at his grave site.
Stephen Dill Lee image. Click for full size.
By Davis Darryl Hartness
4. Stephen Dill Lee
Stephen Dill Lee was the first president of Mississippi State University. He also organized the Sons of Confederate Veterans, which is still in existance to this day.
Stephen Dill Lee Home Museum image. Click for full size.
By Davis Darryl Hartness, November 12, 2007
5. Stephen Dill Lee Home Museum
The Stephen Dill Lee home is also a museum.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Davis Darryl Hartness of Columbus, Mississippi. This page has been viewed 1,659 times since then and 3 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on , by Davis Darryl Hartness of Columbus, Mississippi. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
 
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