Historic Markers Across South Carolina

James U. Jackson (Reverse)

Marker ID: North Augusta Historical Society 2-5
Location: US 25-bus., N. Augusta, near Savannah River
County: Aiken
Coordinates: N 33° 29.026    W 081° 58.390
  33.48376666    -81.97316666
Style: Free Standing **


A native of Augusta, Georgia, he graduated from Richmond Academy and the University of Georgia. In 1889, he founded the North Augusta Land Company, which built the old 13th Street Bridge. He was the prime mover in the development of North Augusta, S. C. A prominent railroad executive, he secured the Union Railway Station for Augusta.

Erected by North Augusta Historical Society---1972


Two sided marker