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Simpsonville in Greenville County, South Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Lawrence Lafayette Richardson, M.D.

July 23, 1867 - August 9, 1958

 
 
Lawrence Lafayette Richardson, M.D. Statue image. Click for full size.
By Brian Scott, October 12, 2012
1. Lawrence Lafayette Richardson, M.D. Statue
Inscription.
Physician 64 Years.
Mayor of Simpsonville 38 Years:
1917 1923 1928 1958;
Chairman Simpsonville School Board 20 Years

 
Location. 34° 44.317′ N, 82° 15.367′ W. Marker is in Simpsonville, South Carolina, in Greenville County. Marker is at the intersection of North Main Street and West College Street, on the right when traveling south on North Main Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Simpsonville SC 29681, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 10 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Simpsonville (within shouting distance of this marker); Hendricks' Plaza (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Simpsonville Clock Tower (about 600 feet away); Old Stage Road / Railroads in Simpsonville (about 800 feet away); Simpsonville Baptist Church (approx. 0.2 miles away); Simpsonville Cotton Mill / Woodside Mill (approx. 0.2 miles away); Holy Cross Episcopal Church Labyrinth (approx. 0.2 miles away); Simpsonville Veterans Memorial (approx. half a mile away); The Old Arbor (approx. 2.8 miles away); The Old Oak Tree (approx. 2.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Simpsonville.
 
Also see . . .  Statue of Dr. Richardson. This statue
Lawrence Lafayette Richardson, M.D. Marker image. Click for full size.
By Brian Scott, October 12, 2012
2. Lawrence Lafayette Richardson, M.D. Marker
is in honor of Dr. Lawrence Lafayette Richardson, M. D. Richardson was a physician for 64 years, Mayor of Simpsonville for 38 years, and Chairman of the Simpsonville School Board for 20 years. He was responsible for bringing natural gas into the city, and led efforts to develop the city park. (Submitted on October 12, 2012, by Brian Scott of Anderson, South Carolina.) 
 
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Lawrence Lafayette Richardson, M.D. Statue image. Click for full size.
By Brian Scott, October 12, 2012
3. Lawrence Lafayette Richardson, M.D. Statue
Lawrence Lafayette Richardson, M.D. Statue image. Click for full size.
By Brian Scott, October 12, 2012
4. Lawrence Lafayette Richardson, M.D. Statue
Lawrence Lafayette Richardson, M.D. Statue image. Click for full size.
By Brian Scott, October 12, 2012
5. Lawrence Lafayette Richardson, M.D. Statue
Lawrence Lafayette Richardson, M.D. Statue image. Click for full size.
By Brian Scott, October 12, 2012
6. Lawrence Lafayette Richardson, M.D. Statue
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on October 12, 2012, by Brian Scott of Anderson, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 382 times since then and 49 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on October 12, 2012, by Brian Scott of Anderson, South Carolina.
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