Howard School

Howard School (HM4WK)

Location: Georgetown, SC 29440 Georgetown County
Country: United States of America

N 33° 22.305', W 79° 16.971'

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After purchasing this land January 1, 1866, Georgetown Colored Academy built a school here. By 1908 the old building ad been torn down and a new school built, its name changed to Howard. The elementary department moved into a new structure on Kaminski Street in 1938; the high school followed in 1949. After the 1984 graduation, predominantly black Howard merged with mostly white Winyah School to form Georgetown High School.
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HM NumberHM4WK
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Marker Number22-21
Year Placed1986
Placed ByGeorgetown Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Tuesday, October 21st, 2014 at 4:04pm PDT -07:00
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)17S E 659742 N 3693817
Decimal Degrees33.37175000, -79.28285000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 33° 22.305', W 79° 16.971'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds33° 22' 18.30" N, 79° 16' 58.26" W
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Area Code(s)843
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 1000-1014 Duke St, Georgetown SC 29440, US
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