Historic Markers Across South Carolina



Fort Hill



Marker ID: SCHM 39-2
Location: Fort Hill St., Clemson University Campus, Clemson, SC
County: Pickens
Coordinates: N 34° 40.715    W 082° 50.331
  34.678589    -82.838847
Style: Free Standing **
 



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Home of John C. Calhoun, 1825-1850. United States congressman, 1811-1817; secretary of war, 1817-1825; vice president of the United States, 1825-1832; United States senator, 1832-1843; secretary of state, 1844-1845; United States senator, 1845-1850. Home of Thomas G. Clemson, 1872-1888, son-in-law of John C. Calhoun.