Georgetown in Georgetown County, South Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
Winyah Indigo Society
Erected 1983 by Winyah Indigo Society. (Marker Number 22-16.)
Location. 33° 21.909′ N, 79° 16.746′ W. Marker is in Georgetown, South Carolina, in Georgetown County. Marker is at the intersection of Prince Street and Cannon Street, on the right when traveling east on Prince Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Georgetown SC 29440, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. South Carolina Champion Oak (within shouting distance of this marker); Screven Cemetery (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); John and Mary Perry Cleland House (about 700 feet away); Only Colonial Banking House in America (about 800 feet away); Georgetown County Courthouse Sinking Of The USS Harvest Moon (approx. 0.2 miles away); Town Clock / Kaminski Building (approx. 0.2 miles away); Marquis de Lafayette (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Georgetown.
Regarding Winyah Indigo Society. The society was chartered by King George II in 1758. Itís predecessor was the Convivial Club which was organized in 1740. It is one of the oldest still active social club in the country.
Categories. • Education • Fraternal or Sororal Organizations •
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