South Carolina Female Collegiate Institute, Barhamville | History Of South Carolina Slide Collection

South Carolina Female Collegiate Institute in Barhamville, just north of the city of Columbia, was opened in 1829 to offer women a higher education. It was sketched in about 1860 by M. Dovilliers, who taught French and drawing to the young ladies who attended.

Courtesy of the South Caroliniana Library.

More in this Series

History of SC Slide Collection / J. Important Institutions in South Carolina | History of SC Slide Collection / A. Educational Institutions