Travelers Rest in Greenville County, South Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
John L. Plyler Home
This house was the boyhood home and birthplace of John L. Plyler (1894-1966), a Furman University alumnus and Harvard Law School graduate who served as an attorney, judge, and dean of the Furman University Law School before becoming the seventh president of Furman University in 1939. Plyler was Furmanís longest serving president, remaining in that post until his retirement in 1964.
Erected 2015 by Furman University. (Marker Number 23-68.)
Location. 34° 58.237′ N, 82° 26.75′ W. Marker is in Travelers Rest, South Carolina, in Greenville County. Marker is at the intersection of North Main Street (U.S. 276) and Touch for map. Located on the Swamp Rabbit Trail. Marker is at or near this postal address: 302 North Main Street, Travelers Rest SC 29690, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. John Broadus Watson (approx. 1.1 miles away); Laodicea Langston Springfield (approx. 2.5 miles away); Dr. John Todd Anderson (approx. 2.9 miles away); "Old College" (approx. 2.9 miles away); "The Shack" (approx. 2.9 miles away); Judson Hall (approx. 3.1 miles away); McAlister Auditorium (approx. 3.1 miles away); The Earle Infirmary (approx. 3.2 miles away).
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 22, 2015, by Julia Cowart of Greenville, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 122 times since then and 20 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on August 4, 2015, by Julia Cowart of Greenville, South Carolina. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.