1888-1955Founder: Emily Pruden, educator and philanthropist from Orange, Connecticut. A co-educational boarding and day school, grades 1-12, for children of African descent. Accredited 1923. Home of Mildred Wellmon Elementary School, a historic Rosenwald building. Sponsored by American Missionary Association. School was located on Lincoln Academy Road.
|Placed By||Lincoln Academy National Alumni Association|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Thursday, September 28th, 2017 at 7:01am PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||17S E 474052 N 3900677|
|Decimal Degrees||35.24885000, -81.28521667|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 35° 14.931', W 81° 17.113'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||35° 14' 55.86" N, 81° 17' 6.78" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Which side of the road?||Marker is on the right when traveling East|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 209 State Rd 1189, Kings Mountain NC 28086, US|
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