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Monthly Archives: February 2012
Historic Columbia Foundation Announces Design Competition For Great Columbia Quest Logo and T-Shirt Design, Offers Cash Prize and Tickets to Event
Columbia, SC (February 29, 2012) – Are you a designer in the Columbia, South Carolina area? Historic Columbia Foundation just announced their Great Columbia Quest and Contest event and is seeking a logo and t-shirt design to effectively market this … Continue reading
Historic Columbia Foundation Announces Great Columbia Quest and Contest: A City-Wide Scavenger Hunt Happening April 21, 2012
Columbia, SC (February 28, 2012) – Historic Columbia Foundation is pleased to announce the Great Columbia Quest and Contest, a city-wide scavenger hunt inspired by The Amazing Race. Covering Columbia’s history through the city’s significant sites, the Quest will take … Continue reading
As we celebrate our 50th anniversary, Historic Columbia Foundation is recognizing preservation and restoration accomplishments within our community as well. We are delighted to announce nominations are being accepted for the 2012 Preservation Awards, an annual event that recognizes the … Continue reading
Thanks to Tyler Ryan of WACH FOX for having us on this week to talk Chili Cook-Off. Fielding Freed, our Director of Historic House Museums, also joined us to share the Foundation’s latest object donated to our collection – a … Continue reading
Five Reasons You Should Attend the Chili Cook-Off THIS Saturday from 5-8 pm at the State Fairgrounds
The countdown has begun to this year’s famously hot event (2.25.2012)! We are three days away from The Palladium Society’s 14th Annual Chili Cook-Off and we want you to join in on the fun. This fun-filled evening is an event … Continue reading
We’re taking another look back in history during our 50th Anniversary year as we share another “This Week in History” highlight – this time from The State and The Columbia Record. The article, published on February 25, 1962 was written … Continue reading
Columbia is Home to South Carolina’s Only Presidential Historic Site, the Woodrow Wilson Family Home
Located at 1705 Hampton Street in downtown Columbia, the Woodrow Wilson Family Home is South Carolina’s only presidential historic site. A young Woodrow Wilson, nicknamed “Tommy” as a child, lived at the home when he was just 14 years old. … Continue reading
If you’ve lived in the area for long, you’ve likely attended a special event at one of our historic properties. Yes, our charming venues are at the top of the list for many southern brides. But, did you know that … Continue reading
Come and learn about what One Columbia for Arts and History is doing to support History and Historic Preservation in Columbia and offer your thoughts, ideas and events with the group. Join us for a light lunch on Wednesday, February … Continue reading