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Sigma Alpha Epsilon

 
 
Sigma Alpha Epsilon Marker image. Click for full size.
By Tim Carr, March 13, 2010
1. Sigma Alpha Epsilon Marker
Inscription. Founded in Tuscaloosa on the campus of the University of Alabama on March 9, 1856. Its chapter designation, Alabama Mu, identifies it as the mother chapter of the national collegiate fraternity.

Founding Members:
Noble Leslie DeVotie • Nathan Elams Cockrell • Thomas Chappell Cook • Samuel Marion Dennis • Wade Foster • John Webb Kerr • Abner Edwin Patton • John Barratt Rudulph
 
Erected 1993 by Alabama Historical Association.
 
Location. 33° 12.552′ N, 87° 32.499′ W. Marker is in Tuscaloosa, Alabama, in Tuscaloosa County. Marker is at the intersection of University Boulevard and 5th Avenue, on the right when traveling west on University Boulevard. Click for map. Building #4930, Sigma Alpha Epsilon is located on the Campus of the University of Alabama. Marker is in this post office area: Tuscaloosa AL 35487, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Druid City Hospital School Of Nursing (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Malone Hood Plaza (approx. 0.2 miles away); Site Of The Stand In The Schoolhouse Door / Foster Auditorium, 1939 (approx. 0.2 miles away); Smith Hall, 1908
Sigma Alpha Epsilon & Marker image. Click for full size.
By Tim Carr, March 13, 2010
2. Sigma Alpha Epsilon & Marker
(approx. ¼ mile away); University of Alabama’s Slavery Apology (approx. ¼ mile away); The President's Mansion (approx. ¼ mile away); Tuomey Hall (approx. ¼ mile away); Denny Chimes (approx. 0.3 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Tuscaloosa.
 
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Sigma Alpha Epsilon image. Click for full size.
By Tim Carr, March 13, 2010
3. Sigma Alpha Epsilon
 
 
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