Morristown College

Morristown College (HM1IXH)

Location: Morristown, TN 37814 Hamblen County
Country: United States of America

N 36° 13.259', W 83° 17.76'

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Morristown College, a two-year co-educational liberal arts institution, was founded as Morristown Seminary by Reverend Judson S. Hill in 1881. The first building used to provide education for the Negro youth of East Tennessee stood near this site on the present campus. It had previously served as a slave mart, a hospital for Union and Confederate soldiers, a Baptist church, and an elementary school
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HM NumberHM1IXH
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Marker Number1b56
Placed ByTennesse Historical Commission
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Date Added Saturday, January 24th, 2015 at 9:01am PST -08:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)17S E 293629 N 4010903
Decimal Degrees36.22098333, -83.29600000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 36° 13.259', W 83° 17.76'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds36° 13' 15.54" N, 83° 17' 45.6" W
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Area Code(s)423, 865
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling North
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 750-1342 TN-343, Morristown TN 37814, US
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