Athens College

Athens College (HMJDX)

Location: Athens, AL 35611 Limestone County
Country: United States of America

N 34° 48.382', W 86° 58.082'

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a liberal arts college

— 1822 —

Athens Female Academy
founded by patriotic citizens
1843
Raised to college level
under Methodist patronage
First college building,
Founders Hall (1842-3),
still used for classes
Unbroken service since 1822
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Placed ByAlabama Historical Association
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Saturday, September 6th, 2014 at 9:07am PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)16S E 502923 N 3851570
Decimal Degrees34.80636667, -86.96803333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 34° 48.382', W 86° 58.082'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds34° 48' 22.92" N, 86° 58' 4.92" W
Driving DirectionsGoogle Maps
Area Code(s)256, 205
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 200-298 Pryor St E, Athens AL 35611, US
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