Columbia in Richland County, South Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
Columbia Hospital "Negro Unit" / Columbia Hospital "Negro Nurses"
Erected 2019 by Columbia Hospital School of Nursing Alumnae Association of Black Nurses. (Marker Number 40-213.)
Topics. This historical marker African Americans • Science & Medicine • Women. A significant historical year for this entry is 1941.
Location. 34° 0.503′ N, 81° 1.23′ W. Marker is in Columbia, South Carolina, in Richland County. Marker is at the intersection of Harden Street and Hampton Street, on the right when traveling south on Harden Street. Behind Richland County Administration Building at 2020 Hampton St. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1325 Harden St, Columbia SC 29204, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Waverly (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); First Calvary Baptist Church (about 600 feet away); The Lighthouse & Informer / John H. McCray (about 700 feet away); Allen University (about 800 feet away); Matthew J. Perry House (approx. 0.2 miles away); Carver Theatre (approx. 0.2 miles away); Fair-Rutherford House / Rutherford House (approx. 0.2 miles away); Good Samaritan-Waverly Hospital (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Columbia.
Also see . . . Graduates of Columbia Hospital Nursing Course. The photo from the Richland Library collection (Submitted on November 5, 2020, by Nancy Stone-Collum of Columbia, South Carolina.)
Credits. This page was last revised on November 5, 2020. It was originally submitted on October 29, 2020, by Nancy Stone-Collum of Columbia, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 192 times since then and 78 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on October 29, 2020, by Nancy Stone-Collum of Columbia, South Carolina. • Devry Becker Jones was the editor who published this page.