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Maxton in Robeson County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Carolina College

 
 
Carolina College Marker image. Click for full size.
By Paul Crumlish, May 7, 2010
1. Carolina College Marker
Inscription. Operated by Methodist Church, 1911-1926. Site used by Presbyterian Jr. College, 1929-1960; Carolina Military Academy, 1962-1972. One block S.
 
Erected 1949 by North Carolina Division of Archives and History. (Marker Number I-27.)
 
Location. 34° 44.294′ N, 79° 21.353′ W. Marker is in Maxton, North Carolina, in Robeson County. Marker is at the intersection of Dr. Martin Luther King Drive (Business U.S. 74) and North Austin Street, on the right when traveling west on Dr. Martin Luther King Drive. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Maxton NC 28364, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 7 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Laurinburg-Maxton Air Base (approx. 0.9 miles away); Stewartsville Cemetery (approx. 2.8 miles away); Stewart-Hawley-Malloy House (approx. 3.5 miles away); Angus W. McLean (approx. 3.5 miles away); Floral College (approx. 3.5 miles away); World War II Glider Pilots (approx. 4.1 miles away); Scotland County Veterans Memorial (approx. 6.5 miles away); Quackenbush (approx. 6.5 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Maxton.
 
Related markers. Click here for a list of markers that are related to this marker. To better understand the relationship,
Wide view of the Carolina College Marker image. Click for full size.
By Paul Crumlish, May 7, 2010
2. Wide view of the Carolina College Marker
study each marker in the order shown.
 
Also see . . .
1. Carolina College Collection at Methodist University - Carolina College (Maxton, NC, 1912-1926). (Submitted on May 31, 2010, by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia.)
2. Carolina Military Academy: An Alumni Association. (Submitted on May 31, 2010, by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia.)
3. NC Markers page for Carolina College. (Submitted on June 9, 2012, by Michael C. Wilcox of Winston-Salem, North Carolina.)
 
Categories. 20th CenturyEducation
 
Carolina College Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael C. Wilcox, June 8, 2012
3. Carolina College Marker
Remaining Structures of the Carolina Military Academy image. Click for full size.
By Paul Crumlish, May 7, 2010
4. Remaining Structures of the Carolina Military Academy
A few of the 1960s-era remaining buildings and signs from the final academic institution in this location.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia. This page has been viewed 502 times since then and 12 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia.   3. submitted on , by Michael C. Wilcox of Winston-Salem, North Carolina.   4. submitted on , by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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