Birmingham in Jefferson County, Alabama — The American South (East South Central)
Birmingham - Southern College
by merger of two colleges:
a Methodist college
founded in 1856 at Greensboro.
founded by Methodist as
N. Alabama Conference College
on this site in 1898.
Erected 1955 by Alabama Historical Association.
Location. 33° 30.849′ N, 86° 50.989′ W. Marker is in Birmingham, Alabama, in Jefferson County. Marker is on Arkadelphia Road, on the right when traveling south. Click for map. Marker is located about 225 yards south of the main entrance gate to the college. Marker is at or near this postal address: 900 Arkadelphia Road, Birmingham AL 35254, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Smithfield (approx. 0.8 miles away); Rickwood Field (approx. 0.9 miles away); a different marker also named Rickwood Field (approx. 0.9 miles away); Walker Memorial Church (approx. 1.1 miles away); Wilson's Raiders (approx. 1.1 miles away); Disabled American Veterans (approx. 1.3 miles away); United Confederate Veterans (approx. 1.8 miles away); Julius Ellsberry Memorial Park (approx. 2 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Birmingham.
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