1854-1924Site of private high school for boys and girls. Its aim: "To create a love for labor, honesty and a high moral life." Phil Moore Leakin, founder and first principle, taught in rented log house, later in one-story school erected at cost of $600. Original stockholders included W. H. Baldwin, H. H. Brown, Owen Cecil, R. I. Duvall, B. E. Gantt and B. D. Hall. In 1924, trustees gave 10-acre campus, equipment, library, and $6,000 to Anne Arundel County for public high school here.
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|Series||This marker is part of the Daughters of the American Revolution series|
|Placed By||Ann Arundel Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Wednesday, October 22nd, 2014 at 11:39pm PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||18S E 358248 N 4324225|
|Decimal Degrees||39.05561667, -76.63825000|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 39° 3.337', W 76° 38.295'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||39° 3' 20.22" N, 76° 38' 17.70" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Area Code(s)||301, 410, 443|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 1575-1591 Millersville Rd, Millersville MD 21108, US|
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