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Greensboro in Guilford County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Greensboro College

 
 
Greensboro College Marker image. Click for full size.
By Paul Crumlish, May 10, 2010
1. Greensboro College Marker
Inscription. First college chartered for women in N.C., 1838. Founded by Methodist Church. Coeducational since 1954.
 
Erected 1939 by North Carolina Archives and Highway Departments. (Marker Number J-11.)
 
Location. 36° 4.374′ N, 79° 48.036′ W. Marker is in Greensboro, North Carolina, in Guilford County. Marker is on West Market Street 0.1 miles west of North Cedar Street, on the left when traveling west. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Greensboro NC 27401, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Edgeworth Female Seminary (approx. mile away); O. Henry (approx. 0.3 miles away); John Motley Morehead (approx. 0.3 miles away but has been reported missing); West Market Street United Methodist Church (approx. 0.4 miles away); Guilford County Vietnam Memorial (approx. 0.4 miles away); In Memory of M/Sgt. Edwin V. Bain (approx. half a mile away); Pfc. Phill G. McDonald (approx. half a mile away); Mount Hecla Mill (approx. half a mile away). Click for a list of all markers in Greensboro.
 
Also see . . .  Greensboro College - A Relatively Short History of Greensboro College from 1830-1941. (Submitted on May 19, 2010, by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia.)
 
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Wide view of the Greensboro College Marker image. Click for full size.
By Paul Crumlish, May 10, 2010
2. Wide view of the Greensboro College Marker
Greensboro College image. Click for full size.
By Paul Crumlish, May 10, 2010
3. Greensboro College
Looking across the campus to the Hannah Brown Finch Memorial Chapel and the Cowan Humanities Building
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia. This page has been viewed 470 times since then and 14 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
 
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