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Charleston in Charleston County, South Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

U.S. Custom House

 
 
U.S. Custom House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Stanley and Terrie Howard, May 16, 2009
1. U.S. Custom House Marker
Inscription.  
Entered on the National Register
of Historic Places
October 9, 1974
U.S. Custom House
Charleston, South Carolina

Ammi Burnham Young
E. B. White
Architects 1853
This property significantly contributes to the Nations Cultural Heritage
Commemorated June 1976
Gerald R. Ford                 Jack Eckerd
President of the                       Administrator of
United States                            General Services

 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: LandmarksNotable BuildingsNotable Places.
 
Location. 32° 46.85′ N, 79° 55.622′ W. Marker is in Charleston, South Carolina, in Charleston County. Marker is on East Bay Street (U.S. 52 Spur) near South Market Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 200 East Bay Street, Charleston SC 29403, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Site of Craven Bastion (a few steps from this marker); Charleston City Market (within shouting distance
U.S. Custom House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Sandra Hughes, May 27, 2011
2. U.S. Custom House Marker
of this marker); Historical Sketch (within shouting distance of this marker); Elizabeth Timothy (approx. 0.2 miles away); Charleston Harbor (approx. 0.2 miles away); Charles Pinckney (approx. 0.2 miles away); Calhoun (approx. 0.2 miles away); Edward Rutledge (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Charleston.
 
U.S. Custom House image. Click for full size.
By Stanley and Terrie Howard, May 16, 2009
3. U.S. Custom House
U.S. Custom House facing the river image. Click for full size.
By Sandra Hughes, May 27, 2011
4. U.S. Custom House facing the river
U.S. Custom House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Stanley and Terrie Howard, May 16, 2009
5. U.S. Custom House Marker
U.S. Custom House image. Click for full size.
By Stanley and Terrie Howard, May 16, 2009
6. U.S. Custom House
This is the old U.S. Custom House
U.S. Custom House image. Click for full size.
By Stanley and Terrie Howard, May 16, 2009
7. U.S. Custom House
View from the door of the U.S.Custom's House.
U.S. Custom House front view, Historic American Engineering Record image. Click for full size.
Historic American Buildings Survey, May 16, 1958
8. U.S. Custom House front view, Historic American Engineering Record
Habs SC,10-CHAR,92--2
U.S. Custom House, Historic American Engineering Record image. Click for full size.
Historic American Buildings Survey, May 16, 1958
9. U.S. Custom House, Historic American Engineering Record
Habs SC,10-CHAR,92--3
<i>U.S. Custom House, Charleston, S.C.</i> image. Click for full size.
Postcard by E.C. Cropp Co., circa 1920
10. U.S. Custom House, Charleston, S.C.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on May 18, 2009, by Stanley and Terrie Howard of Greer, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 1,067 times since then and 31 times this year. Photos:   1. submitted on May 18, 2009, by Stanley and Terrie Howard of Greer, South Carolina.   2. submitted on August 15, 2011, by Sandra Hughes Tidwell of Killen, Alabama, USA.   3. submitted on May 18, 2009, by Stanley and Terrie Howard of Greer, South Carolina.   4. submitted on November 22, 2011, by Sandra Hughes Tidwell of Killen, Alabama, USA.   5, 6, 7. submitted on May 18, 2009, by Stanley and Terrie Howard of Greer, South Carolina.   8, 9. submitted on January 4, 2012, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina.   10. submitted on February 24, 2015. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.
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