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1857, March 7
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SOUTH CAROLINA - Richland County - Vacant / Not In Use

Babcock Building, South Carolina State Hospital (added 1981 - - #81000570)
Also known as New Asylum;South Carolina Lunatic Asylum
Richland County - Bull St. , Columbia
(142 acres, 3 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Sloan,Samuel, et al., Walker,George E.
Architectural Style: Other, Renaissance
Area of Significance: Architecture, Social History
Period of Significance: 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: State
Historic Function: Health Care
Historic Sub-function: Hospital
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Columbia Mills Building (added 1982 - - #82003902)
Also known as Mount Vernon Mill
Richland County - On the Congaree River , Columbia
(55 acres, 5 buildings, 1 structure)
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Industry
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: State
Historic Function: Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Manufacturing Facility
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use, Work In Progress

Confederate Printing Plant (added 1979 - - #79002393)
Also known as Evans and Cogswell Company
Richland County - 501 Gervais St. , Columbia
(10 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Greek Revival
Area of Significance: Politics/Government, Industry, Architecture, Commerce
Period of Significance: 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Communications Facility, Manufacturing Facility
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Curtiss--Wright Hangar (added 1998 - - #98000418)
Also known as Owens Field Municipal Airport Hangar
Richland County - 1400 Jim Hamilton Blvd. , Columbia
(15 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Curtiss Flying Services
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Transportation, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Air-Related
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

First National Bank (added 1980 - - #80003695)
Also known as National Loan and Exchange Bank Addition
Richland County - 1208 Washington St. , Columbia
(2 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Classical Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture, Commerce
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade
Historic Sub-function: Financial Institution
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Good Samaritan--Waverly Hospital (added 2008 - - #08000738)
Also known as Good Sam Hospital, Waverly Hospital
Richland County - 2204 Hampton St. , Columbia
(9 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Health/Medicine, Black, Social History, Community Planning And Development
Period of Significance: 1975-2000, 1950-1974
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Education, Health Care
Historic Sub-function: Hospital, School
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Hampton-Preston House (added 1969 - - #69000172)
Richland County - 1615 Blanding St. , Columbia
(5 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering, Person
Architect, builder, or engineer: Yates,Robert, Philips,Zachariah
Architectural Style: Other
Historic Person: Preston, John S.
Significant Year: 1818
Area of Significance: Education, Politics/Government, Landscape Architecture, Religion
Period of Significance: 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1825-1849
Owner: State
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use, Work In Progress

Kensington Plantation House (added 1971 - - #71000806)
Richland County - E of Eastover off Rte. 764 , Eastover
(1750 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Person, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Second Empire
Historic Person: Singleton, Col. Richard
Significant Year: 1851, 1853
Area of Significance: Agriculture, Architecture, Landscape Architecture
Period of Significance: 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Lever Building (added 1979 - - #79003372)
Richland County - 1613 Main St. , Columbia
(2 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Lide,C.M., Jr.
Architectural Style: Early Commercial
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade
Historic Sub-function: Business
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Mann-Simons Cottage (added 1973 - - #73001726)
Also known as Simons Cottage;The Mann-Simons Cottage
Richland County - 1403 Richland St. , Columbia
(3 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Person, Event
Historic Person: Simons, Bill
Significant Year: 1850, 1875
Area of Significance: Black, Social History, Performing Arts
Period of Significance: 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

North Carolina Mutual Building (added 1995 - - #94001570)
Also known as Blue Palace Tea Shop and Barber Shop
Richland County - 1001, 1001 1/2 and 1003 Washington St. , Columbia
(9 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Social History, Commerce, Black, Law
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Social
Historic Sub-function: Business, Meeting Hall, Professional, Restaurant, Specialty Store
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Olympia Mill (added 2005 - - #04001590)
Also known as Pacific Mill
Richland County - 500 Heyward St. , Columbia
(67 acres, 5 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Whaley, W.B. Smith & Co.
Architectural Style: Romanesque
Area of Significance: Industry, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Manufacturing Facility
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Pacific Community Association Building (added 2007 - - #07001110)
Also known as The 'Y'
Richland County - 701 Whaley St., 214 Wayne St. , Columbia
(12 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Whaley, W.B. Smith
Architectural Style: Early Commercial
Area of Significance: Social History, Entertainment/Recreation, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Recreation And Culture
Historic Sub-function: Department Store, Sport Facility
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Richland Cotton Mill (added 1983 - - #83003933)
Also known as Pacific Mills;Lowenstein Mill;Whaley's Mill
Richland County - 211-221 Main St. , Columbia
(34 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Whaley,W. B. Smith
Area of Significance: Engineering, Architecture, Industry
Period of Significance: 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Manufacturing Facility
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Simkins, Modjeska Monteith, House (added 1994 - - #94000263)
Richland County - 2025 Marion St. , Columbia
(9 acres, 2 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Person
Historic Person: Simkins, Modjeska Monteith
Area of Significance: Black
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

South Carolina Dispensary Office Building (added 1989 - - #79003369)
Richland County - 1205 Pulaski St. , Columbia
(9 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Milburn,Frank P.
Architectural Style: Other, Renaissance
Area of Significance: Architecture, Social History
Period of Significance: 1900-1750 AD
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Government
Historic Sub-function: Government Office
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

South Carolina Penitentiary (added 2005 - - #95001489)
Also known as Central Correctional Institution (CCI)
Richland County - 1511 Williams St. , Columbia
(70 acres, 7 buildings, 1 structure)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Todd & Benson, Urquhart, J.B.
Area of Significance: Health/Medicine, Law, Social History, Architecture, Industry
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: State
Historic Function: Domestic, Government, Health Care, Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Correctional Facility, Hospital, Institutional Housing, Manufacturing Facility
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

South Carolina State Armory (added 1999 - - #99000099)
Richland County - 1219 Assembly St. , Columbia
(9 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Edwards, William Agustus, Walter, Frank C.
Architectural Style: Early Commercial
Area of Significance: Architecture, Military
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Defense
Historic Sub-function: Arms Storage
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Southern Cotton Oil Company (added 1996 - - #94001552)
Also known as Columbia Mill
Richland County - 737 Gadsden St. , Columbia
(40 acres, 7 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Industry
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence
Historic Sub-function: Processing, Storage
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

St. Phillip School (added 1996 - - #96000383)
Richland County - 4350 McCords Ferry Rd. , Eastover
(40 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Education
Period of Significance: 1925-1949
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Education
Historic Sub-function: School
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Woman's Club of Columbia, The (added 2009 - - #08001399)
Richland County - 1703 Blossom St. , Columbia
(16 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Moore, T.E., Lafaye and Fair
Architectural Style: Colonial Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture, Social History
Period of Significance: 1925-1949
Owner: State
Historic Function: Social
Historic Sub-function: Clubhouse
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use




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