Site of Columbia High School

Site of Columbia High School (HMINU)

Location: Columbia, SC 29201 Richland County
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Country: United States of America
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N 34° 0.293', W 81° 1.915'

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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.
Marker Number40-97
Year Placed1986
Placed ByThe Columbia High School Class of 1925
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Date Added Wednesday, September 3rd, 2014 at 11:38am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)17S E 497052 N 3762697
Decimal Degrees34.00488333, -81.03191667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 34° 0.293', W 81° 1.915'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds34° 0' 17.58" N, 81° 1' 54.90" 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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