Columbia in Richland County, South Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
Location. 33° 59.849′ N, 81° 1.776′ W. Marker is in Columbia, South Carolina, in Richland County. Marker is on Sumter Street near College Street. Touch for map. Located on the campus of the University of South Carolina, in the Horseshoe. Marker is in this post office area: Columbia SC 29201, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance Pinckney College (within shouting distance of this marker); University of South Carolina (within shouting distance of this marker); Legare College (within shouting distance of this marker); The South Caroliniana Library (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); a different marker also named The South Caroliniana Library (about 300 feet away); Elliott College (about 300 feet away); Harper College (about 300 feet away); The L. Marion Gressette Euphradian Society Hall (about 300 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Columbia.
Also see . . .
1. Lieber College,1836; Undergraduate Admissions Office. this notable building was named after the most distinguished scholar in the history of the institution, political scientist Francis Lieber (1800-1872), who lived in the building from the time it was built until his departure in 1855. (Submitted on September 3, 2009, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina.)
2. Francis Lieber Biography. (Submitted on September 7, 2009, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.)
3. Francis Lieber and the Law of War. Part of the New York Times' Disunion series, Paul Finkelman's article (3/2/2013) provides a biography of Lieber, with an emphasis on his efforts to promulgating rules of war. Of note: In November 1862 Lieber (Submitted on March 4, 2013.)
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 3, 2009, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 790 times since then and 25 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on September 3, 2009, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.