Wilson House

Wilson House (HMIN8)

Location: Columbia, SC 29201 Richland County
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Country: United States of America
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N 34° 0.481', W 81° 1.621'

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Built by 1872, this house was the boyhood home of Woodrow Wilson (1856-1924), twenty-eighth President of the United States (1913-21). It was constructed by his parents, the Reverend Joseph Ruggles Wilson and Jessie Woodrow Wilson, when they lived in Columbia. The Reverend Wilson was a professor at Columbia Theological Seminary from 1870 to 1874 and was minister of Columbia's First Presbyterian Church from 1871 to 1873.
HM NumberHMIN8
Marker Number40-69
Year Placed1978
Placed ByThe Historic Columbia Foundation
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Monday, September 8th, 2014 at 4:22am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)17S E 497505 N 3763045
Decimal Degrees34.00801667, -81.02701667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 34° 0.481', W 81° 1.621'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds34° 0' 28.86" N, 81° 1' 37.26" W
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Area Code(s)704, 803
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 1705 Hampton St, Columbia SC 29201, US
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