1852 - 1950Maxwell Academy was established by the Presbyterian Church in 1852 and named in honor of Captain George Maxwell, who fought in the Battle of Kings Mountain. Serving students in grades one through twelve, the academy was operation by the New Providence Presbyterian Church until 1907. It continued operation under the Hawkins County School System until 1954.
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|Marker Number||1B 63|
|Placed By||Tennesse Historical Commission|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Wednesday, December 30th, 2015 at 1:02pm PST -08:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||17S E 336875 N 4040305|
|Decimal Degrees||36.49418333, -82.82126667|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 36° 29.651', W 82° 49.276'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||36° 29' 39.06" N, 82° 49' 16.56" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Which side of the road?||Marker is on the right when traveling West|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 3049 Lee Hwy, Surgoinsville TN 37873, US|
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