I. DeQuincey Newman Freeway

I. DeQuincey Newman Freeway (HMXLB)

Location: Columbia, SC 29201 Richland County
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Country: United States of America
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N 34° 1.417', W 81° 2.261'

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Named in 1986 by Action of the Richland County Legislative Delegation and Highway Commission in recognition of one of this state's most distinguished citizens.
A Civil Rights leader who worked unceasingly for equal rights for all, he helped keep the peace during the '50's and '60's as our state moved from segregation to integration
He was the first black elected to the S.C. Senate in this century, serving 1983 ~ 1985
Born 1911 Died 1985
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Date Added Saturday, September 6th, 2014 at 3:34pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)17S E 496520 N 3764775
Decimal Degrees34.02361667, -81.03768333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 34° 1.417', W 81° 2.261'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds34° 1' 25.02" N, 81° 2' 15.66" W
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Area Code(s)704, 803
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 2676-2698 Bull St, Columbia SC 29201, US
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