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University of N.C. at Greensboro

 
 
University of NC at Greensboro Marker image. Click for full size.
By Paul Crumlish, May 10, 2010
1. University of NC at Greensboro Marker
Inscription. Est. in 1891 as a normal school; became Woman's College of the University of North Carolina, 1932. Coeducational since 1963.
 
Erected 1939 by North Carolina Division of Archives and History. (Marker Number J-10.)
 
Location. 36° 4.406′ N, 79° 48.653′ W. Marker is in Greensboro, North Carolina, in Guilford County. Marker is at the intersection of West Market Street and Aberdeen Terrace/Gray Drive, on the left when traveling west on West Market Street. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Greensboro NC 27403, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. David Caldwell (approx. 0.2 miles away); Greensboro College (approx. 0.6 miles away); Edgeworth Female Seminary (approx. 0.8 miles away); John Motley Morehead (approx. 0.9 miles away but has been reported missing); O. Henry (approx. 0.9 miles away); Our Confederate Dead (approx. 0.9 miles away); David Schenck (approx. 0.9 miles away); T. Gilbert Pearson (approx. 0.9 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Greensboro.
 
Related marker. Click here for another marker that is related to this marker. To better understand the relationship, study the marker shown.
 
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Wide view of the University of NC at Greensboro Marker image. Click for full size.
By Paul Crumlish, May 10, 2010
2. Wide view of the University of NC at Greensboro Marker

1. The History of UNCG - UNC Greensboro. (Submitted on May 19, 2010, by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia.)
2. February 1891 - Founding of University of North Carolina at Greensboro. This Month in NC History, from the University of North Carolina website. (Submitted on September 3, 2010, by Paul Jordan of Burlington, N. C., U. S. A..) 
 
Categories. Education
 
West Market Street entrance to University of NC at Greensboro image. Click for full size.
By Paul Crumlish, May 10, 2010
3. West Market Street entrance to University of NC at Greensboro
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia. This page has been viewed 415 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
 
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