Seneca Firsts

Seneca Firsts (HMVLK)

Location: Seneca, SC 29678 Oconee County
Buy South Carolina State flags at!
Country: United States of America
Buy United States of America flags at!

N 34° 41.076', W 82° 57.291'

  • 0 check ins
  • 0 favorites
This site, lot No. 126, was the first sold at auction by J.J. Norton and A.W. Thompson, August 14, 1873 when 14 lots sold and Seneca City was founded. Purchased by John M. Dumas, who was named the first Postmaster on April 15, 1873.

Site of: first house - commissary; first post office; birth of first child, Pearl Dumas, Nov. 20, 1873.

Louise M. & J. Bruce Bell erected this building for Bell Studio in 1953.
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Thursday, September 18th, 2014 at 9:42pm PDT -07:00
Sorry, but we don't have a picture of this historical marker yet. If you have a picture, please share it with us. It's simple to do. 1) Become a member. 2) Adopt this historical marker listing. 3) Upload the picture.
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)17S E 320922 N 3839806
Decimal Degrees34.68460000, -82.95485000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 34° 41.076', W 82° 57.291'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds34° 41' 4.56" N, 82° 57' 17.46" W
Driving DirectionsGoogle Maps
Area Code(s)864
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 105 N Fairplay St, Seneca SC 29678, US
Alternative Maps Google Maps, MapQuest, Bing Maps, Yahoo Maps, MSR Maps, OpenCycleMap, MyTopo Maps, OpenStreetMap

Is this marker missing? Are the coordinates wrong? Do you have additional information that you would like to share with us? If so, check in.

Check Ins  check in   |    all

Have you seen this marker? If so, check in and tell us about it.

Comments 0 comments

Maintenance Issues
  1. Is this marker part of a series?
  2. What historical period does the marker represent?
  3. What historical place does the marker represent?
  4. What type of marker is it?
  5. What class is the marker?
  6. What style is the marker?
  7. Does the marker have a number?
  8. What year was the marker erected?
  9. Who or what organization placed the marker?
  10. This marker needs at least one picture.
  11. Can this marker be seen from the road?
  12. Is the marker in the median?