The Original Campus

The Original Campus (HM284P)

Location: , MS 39096 Claiborne County
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Country: United States of America
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N 31° 52.559', W 91° 8.401'

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In 1840, Dr. Jeremiah Chamberlain, founder and president of Oakland College, reported on progress to Governor McNutt as follows:"We have 250 acres of land... and subscriptions to above $100,000, near one-half of which is due in the form of a permanent fund. Out buildings are a president's house, a professor's house, a steward's house and fifteen cottages for lodging students, calculated to contain from six to eight students each. The first story of a main building, 100 by 65 feet, is now raised, and the house shall be finished three stories high as soon as funds will warrant it."
HM NumberHM284P
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Date Added Tuesday, June 5th, 2018 at 7:02am PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)15R E 675935 N 3528197
Decimal Degrees31.87598333, -91.14001667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 31° 52.559', W 91° 8.401'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds31° 52' 33.54" N, 91° 8' 24.06" W
Driving DirectionsGoogle Maps
Area Code(s)601
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling North
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 1001 Asu Dr, MS 39096, US
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