Site of Columbia Female Academy

Site of Columbia Female Academy (HMINT)

Location: Columbia, SC 29201 Richland County
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Country: United States of America
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N 34° 0.297', W 81° 1.919'

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Authorized by legislature 1792, the Columbia Female Academy was located here from about 1820 to 1883, when this property was leased to Columbia Public School Commissioners, two of whom still represent the Academy Board. The remodeled academy became the first Columbia High School, in use until 1915.
Marker Number40-20
Year Placed1938
Placed ByThe Columbia Sesquicentennial Commission of 1936
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Date Added Sunday, September 14th, 2014 at 7:45pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)17S E 497046 N 3762705
Decimal Degrees34.00495000, -81.03198333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 34° 0.297', W 81° 1.919'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds34° 0' 17.82" N, 81° 1' 55.14" W
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Area Code(s)704, 803
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 1301-1399 Washington St, Columbia SC 29201, US
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