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Site of Columbia High School (40-97)
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ChapterhouseInc
N 34° 00.299 W 081° 01.914
17S E 497054 N 3762708
Quick Description: Once a Female Academy, then a high school, it is no longer site of a school.
Location: South Carolina, United States
Date Posted: 6/21/2010 6:30:15 AM
Waymark Code: WM936R
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Lat34North
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Long Description:
Described as "Collegiate Italian Renaissance" in style, this school was designed by J. Carroll Johnson, of Urquhart and Johnson, in Columbia. The cornerstone was laid in 1915 with Gov. Richard I. Manning as a featured speaker. Final classes were held here in December 1975, when Columbia High moved into a new building. Thus came the end of an institution of education and culture that meant so much to so many.

1986 by The Columbia High School Class of 1925. (Marker Number 40-97.)
Marker Name: Site of Columbia High School

Marker Location: City

Type of Marker: Historic Site

Marker number: 40-97

County: Richland

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