Historic Markers Across South Carolina

South Carolina Female Collegiate Institute

Marker ID: SCHM 40-33
Location: Two Notch Road, near Covenant Road, Columbia, SC
County: Richland
Coordinates: N 34° 1.676    W 081° 0.586
  34.02793333    -81.00976666
Style: Free Standing **


At Barhamville, about 1/2 mi. west of this point, a famous girls´ school, founded by Dr. Elias Marks (1790-1886), was located 1828-65. Among the students were Anna Maria, daughter of John C. Calhoun; Ann Pamela Cuningham, founder of Mt. Vernon Ladies´ Association; Martha Bulloch, mother of President Theodore Roosevelt.