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Wayland Hall

 
 
Wayland Hall Marker image. Click for full size.
By Paul F, November 22, 2010
1. Wayland Hall Marker
West side of two sided marker
Inscription. Begun in 1855 and first named College Hall, this was the original building of Wayland University, founded by the Wisconsin Baptist Educational Society. Until 1889 it was the only building and housed faculty, students and all activities of the school. Coeducational since 1860, Wayland Academy, as it is now called, is an independent secondary school. Wayland Hall is still in use as a dormitory.
 
Erected 1974 by Wisconsin Council for Local History. (Marker Number 109.)
 
Location. 43° 27.413′ N, 88° 49.733′ W. Marker is in Beaver Dam, Wisconsin, in Dodge County. Marker is at the intersection of North University Avenue and Park Avenue, on the right when traveling north on North University Avenue. Click for map. Marker is located on fence wall just north of Wayland Hall driveway. Marker is in this post office area: Beaver Dam WI 53916, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 11 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Emerson P. Hawley '91 (approx. 0.2 miles away); Adrian Joss '98 (approx. 0.2 miles away); Frederick Douglass (approx. 0.6 miles away); Dodge County Memorial Park (approx. 5.2 miles away); Adrian "Addie" Joss
Wayland Hall Marker image. Click for full size.
By Paul F, November 22, 2010
2. Wayland Hall Marker
East side of two sided marker.
(approx. 7.4 miles away); Bernard R. "Bunny" Berigan (approx. 8.1 miles away); Lowell Women Firefighters (approx. 8.1 miles away); World War II Memorial (approx. 10.8 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Beaver Dam.
 
More about this marker. Wisconsin Registered Landmark No. 109
 
Categories. Education
 
Wayland Hall Marker image. Click for full size.
By Paul F, November 22, 2010
3. Wayland Hall Marker
Wayland Hall in background
Wayland Hall image. Click for full size.
By Paul F, November 22, 2010
4. Wayland Hall
Warren Hall of Wayland Academy image. Click for full size.
By Paul F, November 22, 2010
5. Warren Hall of Wayland Academy
Roundy Hall of Wayland Academy image. Click for full size.
By Paul F, November 22, 2010
6. Roundy Hall of Wayland Academy
 
 
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