Columbia in Richland County, South Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
Wilson Boyhood House
World War President
Lived here in the home of
Dr. and Mrs. Jos. Ruggles Wilson
Erected as a memorial by the
South Carolina Department
American Legion Auxiliary
December 28, 1925
[ American Legion Emblem ]
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: War, World I. In addition, it is included in the Former U.S. Presidents: #28 Woodrow Wilson series list.
Location. 34° 0.481′ N, 81° 1.621′ W. Marker is in Columbia, South Carolina, in Richland County. Marker is on Hampton Street, on the right when traveling west. Located between Barnwell and Henderson Streets. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Columbia SC 29201, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Wilson House (here, next to this marker); Woodrow Wilson Family Home & Gardens (a few steps from this marker); Victorian By Design (a few steps from this marker); A Fortunate Survivor Tommy Wilson's Neighborhood (within shouting distance of this marker); Pieces of the Past (within shouting distance of this marker); Divided By Design (within shouting distance of this marker); "Chesnut Cottage" (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Columbia.
Related marker. Click here for another marker that is related to this marker. Wilson boyhood home in Augusta, Georgia
Also see . . . Woodrow Wilson. Wilson is the only President to hold a Ph.D. degree ... (Submitted on March 3, 2010, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina.)
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