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Fort Hill Plantation, Clemson

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#72 of 83 in Historic Sites in South Carolina
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Fort Hill, also known as the John C. Calhoun Mansion and Library, is a National Historic Landmark on the Clemson University campus in Clemson, South Carolina. The house is significant as the home from 1825-50 of John C. Calhoun, a leading national politician of the period, and is now a museum and library maintained in his memory.
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  • We stopped in to get a better feel of the history of Clemson and this plantation. Inspired: the original condition of this beautiful home Atmosphere: historic home Parking: easy in the summer! Discove...  more »
  • What an amazing histroy lesson. Th house and grounds are so well preserved. Sits right in the middle of Clemson university on a hill with a beautiful view.  more »
  • I know the title sounds negative, but over the years we've been to lots of old houses in many different locations. The Calhoun house is located on the Clemson University campus and it is a self guided...  more »
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  • The rumors are true. If you don't visit here you won't receive your superpower from the President when you shake hands at graduation.
  • Great history from people who created this nation.

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