List of places named for John C. Calhoun

This is a partial list of places named for American statesman John C. Calhoun:

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  3. ^ Publications of the Florida Historical Society. Florida Historical Society. 1908. p. 30.
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  6. ^ "Welcome | Grace Hopper College". Retrieved 2017-07-06. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
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