Perry-Rainey Institute

Perry-Rainey Institute (HM9NX)

Location: Auburn, GA 30011 Barrow County
Country: United States of America

N 34° 0.618', W 83° 49.464'

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Perry-Rainey Institute founded 1892 by Mulberry Baptist Assn. at Appalachee Baptist Church, Auburn.

Predecessors of Perry-Rainey Institute - Harmony Grove Academy, Mulberry High School and Perry-Rainey College.

Named for Reverend Hiram Rainey and Mrs. W.T. Perry, donors. Institute opened 1893, chartered in 1894, first graduation 1896.

Sold in 1915 to the Christian Church and became SOUTHEASTERN CHRISTIAN COLLEGE until 1924. Sold to Barrow County in 1928 and Administrative Building became Auburn-Consolidated School. Building was torn down in 1958. Only girls dormitory remains owned by R & R Manufacturing Co.
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HM NumberHM9NX
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Marker Number1983
Placed ByFriends of Barrow County Historical Society and City of Auburn
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Date Added Wednesday, October 1st, 2014 at 5:02pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)17S E 239164 N 3766895
Decimal Degrees34.01030000, -83.82440000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 34° 0.618', W 83° 49.464'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds34° 0' 37.08" N, 83° 49' 27.84" W
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Area Code(s)770, 678
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 1334 6th Ave, Auburn GA 30011, US
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