Bishop Robert Smith House

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Bishop Robert Smith House
President's House, 6 Glebe St., the oldest building on campus, possibly taken during renovation in 1965. Built in 1770 as the parsonage house for St. Philip's Episcopal Church and home to the College's first president, Bishop Robert Smith. Reverend Smith held some of the first classes at the College in this home. Acquired from St. Philip's Church in 1961 and restored in 1965.
College of Charleston Buildings and Grounds Photograph Collection
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College of Charleston
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Universities and colleges--South Carolina--Charleston
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Charleston (S.C.)--Buildings, structures, etc., Low Country
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Glebe Street 021.jpg
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Charleston County (S.C.)
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