Savannah in Chatham County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
Walter Bernard Hill Hall
Erected 2001 by Georgia Historical Society and the Savannah State University National Alumni Association. (Marker Number 25-8.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: African Americans • Communications • Education • War, World I. In addition, it is included in the Former U.S. Presidents: #27 William Howard Taft, the Georgia Historical Society, and the Historically Black Colleges and Universities series lists.
Location. 32° 1.372′ N, 81° 3.451′ W. Marker is in Savannah, Georgia, in Chatham County. Marker is on Felix J. Alexis Circle 0.1 miles east of South Tompkins Road, on the right. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Savannah GA 31404, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Savannah State College (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Roger Lacy (Lacey) (approx. 0.8 miles away); Mercer Auto Camp (approx. 1.2 miles away); The History of Victor B. Jenkins Jr. Memorial Boys Club (approx. 1.6 miles away); Fred Wessels, Senior (approx. 1.7 miles away); Colonials at Bonaventure (approx. 1.8 miles away); Isle of Hope (approx. 2 miles away); American Grand Prize Races (approx. 2.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Savannah.
Regarding Walter Bernard Hill Hall. Walter Bernard Hill Hall was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1981.
National Register of Historic Places:
Hill Hall at Savannah State College ** (added 1981 - Building - #81000197)
Savannah State College campus, Savannah •
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown •
Architectural Style: Classical Revival •
Area of Significance: Education, Architecture •
Period of Significance: 1900-1924 •
Historic Function: Domestic, Education •
— Submitted August 2, 2010, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina.
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