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Columbia in Richland County, South Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Wilson Boyhood House

 
 
Wilson House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, 2010
1. Wilson House Marker
Inscription.
[ United States Emblem ]
Woodrow Wilson
World War President

Lived here in the home of
His parents
Dr. and Mrs. Jos. Ruggles Wilson
1871- 1874
Erected as a memorial by the
South Carolina Department
of the
American Legion Auxiliary
December 28, 1925

[ American Legion Emblem ]

 
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. Touch for map. Located between Barnwell and Henderson Streets. 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. Wilson House (here, next to this marker); "Chesnut Cottage" (within shouting distance of this marker); Original Site of Columbia College (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Columbia Bible College (about 500 feet away); Original Site of Winthrop College (about 700 feet away); Former Site of Columbia Theological Seminary (approx. 0.2 miles away); Columbia Bible College, 1937-1960 / Westervelt Home, 1930 - 1937
Wilson House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, February 21, 2010
2. Wilson House Marker
(approx. 0.2 miles away); Hampton - Preston House (approx. 0.2 miles away). 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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Wilson House , Hampton Street, Columbia S.C. image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, February 21, 2010
3. Wilson House , Hampton Street, Columbia S.C.
Woodrow Wilson image. Click for full size.
Wikipedia
4. Woodrow Wilson
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on March 2, 2010, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 809 times since then and 29 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on March 3, 2010, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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