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Memory of South Carolina Generals

 
 
Memory of South Carolina Generals Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, 2010
1. Memory of South Carolina Generals Marker
SIRIS entry Control Number: 76007723
Artist: Frederic Wellington Ruckstull, 1853-1942, sculptor. Davis Granite Company, carver. Fairview Quarry, contractor.
Inscription.
To the Memory
of
South Carolina's Generals
Sumter
Marion
Pickens
and
Her Patriot Sons
Who Fought For
Independence
1775 1783
[D.A.R. Medallion]

 
Erected 1912.
 
Location. 34° 0.065′ N, 81° 1.912′ W. Marker is in Columbia, South Carolina, in Richland County. Marker is on North Sumter Street near Senate Street, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. 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 of this marker. Trinity Episcopal Church (within shouting distance of this marker); James F. Byrnes (within shouting distance of this marker); Wade Hampton (within shouting distance of this marker); Sumter Street (within shouting distance of this marker); Battleship Maine Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Senate Street (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); African-American History Monument (about 300 feet away); Henry Disbrow Phillips, D.D. (about 300 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Columbia.
 
Regarding Memory of South Carolina Generals. Figure of Victory and medallions: bronze;
Memory of South Carolina Generals image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, July 17, 2008
2. Memory of South Carolina Generals
Column: red granite; Base and cap of column: marble.
 
Categories. War, US Revolutionary
 
Memory of South Carolina Generals Marker, east face image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, February 21, 2010
3. Memory of South Carolina Generals Marker, east face
Francis Marion Medallion, north face image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, February 21, 2010
4. Francis Marion Medallion, north face
Memory of South Carolina Generals, Marion medallion image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, 2011
5. Memory of South Carolina Generals, Marion medallion
West face, Andrew Pickens Medallion image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, February 21, 2010
6. West face, Andrew Pickens Medallion
Memory of South Carolina Generals , Pickens Medallion image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, 2011
7. Memory of South Carolina Generals , Pickens Medallion
Thomas Sumter Medallion , south face image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, February 21, 2010
8. Thomas Sumter Medallion , south face
Memory of South Carolina Generals, Sumter Medallion image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, 2011
9. Memory of South Carolina Generals, Sumter Medallion
Memory of South Carolina Generals Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, February 21, 2010
10. Memory of South Carolina Generals Memorial
Figure of "Victory"
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on February 26, 2010, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 617 times since then and 17 times this year. Photos:   1. submitted on February 27, 2010, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina.   2. submitted on April 10, 2010, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina.   3, 4. submitted on February 27, 2010, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina.   5. submitted on February 3, 2011, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina.   6. submitted on February 27, 2010, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina.   7. submitted on February 3, 2011, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina.   8. submitted on February 27, 2010, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina.   9. submitted on February 3, 2011, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina.   10. submitted on February 27, 2010, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.
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