Historic Markers Across South Carolina

Historic Printing Plant and Warehouse

Marker ID: SCHM 40-36
Location: Corner of Gervais and Pulaski Streets, Columbia, SC
County: Richland
Style: Free Standing **


Erected in 1864 by Evans & Cogswell, who refugeed from Charleston and continued here as official printers and lithographers for the Confederacy. The building was partially burned by Union troops in 1865. It was later purchased by South Carolina and used as a State Dispensary Warehouse 1895 - 1907 ..