Mount Pleasant in Charleston County, South Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
Harry M. Hallman, Jr.
A Lifetime of Public Service
Born in Greenwood, SC, on July 30, 1934, Harry M. Hallman, Jr., dedicated much of his adult life to public service. He was elected Mayor of the Town of Mount Pleasant in 2000. Mayor Hallman's administration was responsible for unprecedented construction of highways and recreation facilities as well as establishing innovative and strategic land use planning and growth management policies. He was instrumental in establishing and funding the Medal of Honor Museum aboard the USS Yorktown at Patriots Point Naval and Maritime Museum. On June 5, 2008, by joint resolution of the South Carolina Senate and House of Representatives, this boulevard linking Mathis Ferry Road and Patriots Point Boulevard was named in honor of Harry M. Hallman, Jr., in recognition of his lifetime of public service.
Mayor of the Town of Mount Pleasant, 2000-2009 South Carolina House of Representatives, 1988-1996
Charleston Aviation Authority Board
SC Department of Health and Environmental Control
Charleston County Legislative Delegation
South Carolina State House Renovation
State Development Board
Hunley Commission Board
Low Country Graduate School Advisory Board
Patriots Point Authority Board
Erected 2009 by Town of Mount Pleasant.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Parks & Recreational Areas • Roads & Vehicles • Waterways & Vessels. A significant historical month for this entry is June 1870.
Location. 32° 48.116′ N, 79° 54.085′ W. Marker is in Mount Pleasant, South Carolina, in Charleston County. Marker is on Harry M. Hallman, Jr. Blvd, on the right when traveling south. Located in front of the Mt. Pleasant Visitor's Center. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Mount Pleasant SC 29464, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Cooper River Bridge / Silas N. Pearman Bridge (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Arthur Ravenel, Jr. Bridge (approx. 0.2 miles away); Old Sunken Hull / BG James Estcourt Sawyer (approx. ¼ mile away); Channel 2 & Suzie Q (approx. 0.4 miles away); Milton's Ferry Tavern (approx. 0.4 miles away); Patriots Point Naval & Maritime Museum/The Medal of Honor Museum (approx. 0.4 miles away); One Hand Sanders / Prince's Ferry (approx. 0.4 miles away); USS Yorktown (CV~10) (approx. half a mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Mount Pleasant.
Related marker.another marker that is related to this marker. the relationship, study marker "Medal of Honor Museum "
Credits. This page was last revised on December 12, 2019. It was originally submitted on November 14, 2010, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 613 times since then and 55 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on November 15, 2010, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina.