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Dover in Kent County, Delaware — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Delaware State College

 
 
Delaware State College Missing Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Pfingsten, December 15, 2010
1. Delaware State College Missing Marker
Inscription. Established May 15, 1891, by an act of the Delaware General Assembly as the State College for Colored Students, by virtue of the 1890 Morrill Land-Grant Act under the provisions of the 1862 Morrill Act of Congress. Incorporated July 1, 1891. Reincorporated March 10, 1911. Name changed to Delaware State College in 1947.
 
Location. 39° 11.282′ N, 75° 32.415′ W. Marker is in Dover, Delaware, in Kent County. Marker can be reached from U.S. 13. Click for map. Marker was behind the entrance building to the college. Marker is in this post office area: Dover DE 19904, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Loockerman Hall (approx. 0.3 miles away); Dover (approx. one mile away); Former Site of ILC Dover (approx. 1.6 miles away); Wesley College (approx. 1.9 miles away); Booker T. Washington School (approx. 2 miles away); Hall House (approx. 2 miles away); Woodburn: The Governor's House (approx. 2 miles away); Annie Jump Cannon (approx. 2.1 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Dover.
 
Also see . . .  Delaware State University website. (Submitted on December 17, 2010, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.)
 
Categories. African AmericansEducation
 
Delaware State University Education Building image. Click for full size.
By Bill Pfingsten, December 15, 2010
2. Delaware State University Education Building
Delaware State University Education Buildings image. Click for full size.
By Bill Pfingsten, December 15, 2010
3. Delaware State University Education Buildings
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. This page has been viewed 664 times since then and 10 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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