Seneca Firsts

Seneca Firsts (HMVLK)

Location: Seneca, SC 29678 Oconee County
Country: United States of America

N 34° 41.076', W 82° 57.291'

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This site, lot No. 126, was the first sold at auction by J.J. Norton and A.W. Thompson, August 14, 1873 when 14 lots sold and Seneca City was founded. Purchased by John M. Dumas, who was named the first Postmaster on April 15, 1873.

Site of: first house - commissary; first post office; birth of first child, Pearl Dumas, Nov. 20, 1873.

Louise M. & J. Bruce Bell erected this building for Bell Studio in 1953.
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Date Added Thursday, September 18th, 2014 at 9:42pm PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)17S E 320922 N 3839806
Decimal Degrees34.68460000, -82.95485000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 34° 41.076', W 82° 57.291'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds34° 41' 4.56" N, 82° 57' 17.46" W
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Area Code(s)864
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 105 N Fairplay St, Seneca SC 29678, US
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