This modest one-story cottage was home to Modjeska Monteith Simkins, a matriarch of the Civil Rights Movement in South Carolina. She resided here from 1932 until her death in 1992. Her home was used for lodging and as a meeting place for civil rights leaders. The house is available for scheduled group visits and meetings but is not yet open for tours.

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Address: 2025 Marion Street, Columbia, SC, United States

Online Resources

https://www.historiccolumbia.org/modjeska-monteith-simkins-house-2

Modjeska Monteith Simkins House

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