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

Charlotte Hawkins Brown Museum

 
 
Charlotte Hawkins Brown Museum Marker image. Click for full size.
By Paul Jordan, January 1, 2011
1. Charlotte Hawkins Brown Museum Marker
Inscription. The Charlotte Hawkins Brown Museum opened in 1987 to preserve and interpret the history and legacy of Dr. Charlotte Hawkins Brown, Palmer Memorial Institute, and African American education in North Carolina. It is located on the former campus of the nationally-renowned Palmer Memorial institute, which closed in 1971.

Walking Tour
1. Origins of Palmer Memorial Institute
2. Carrie Stone Teachers Cottage
3. Charles W. Eliot Hall
4. Brightside & Gregg Cottages, and Brice-Maye Cottage
5. Canary Cottage
6. Meditation Altar
7. Grave of Dr. Charlotte Hawkins Brown
8. Site of Alice Freeman Palmer Building, destroyed by fire in 1971
9. Stouffer Hall
10. Early School Campus
11. Kimball Hall
12. Massachusetts Congregational Women's House
13. Galen Stone Hall
14. Athletics
15. Agriculture
16. Bell Tower
17. Fire House
18. Tea House
19. Athletic Field
20. Reynolds Hall

 
Erected by Division of State Historic Sites and Properties.
 
Location. 36° 4.086′ N, 79° 37.489′ W. Marker is in Sedalia, North Carolina, in Guilford County. Marker is on US Highway 70, on the right when traveling east. Click for map. Marker
Charlotte Hawkins Brown Museum Marker image. Click for full size.
By Paul Jordan, January 1, 2011
2. Charlotte Hawkins Brown Museum Marker
is at or near this postal address: 6136 Burlington Road, Sedalia NC 27342, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Origins of Palmer Memorial Institute (here, next to this marker); Carrie M. Stone Cottage 1948 (within shouting distance of this marker); Charles W. Eliot Hall (within shouting distance of this marker); Canary Cottage (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Meditation Altar (about 400 feet away); Dr. Charlotte Hawkins Brown, 1883 - 1961 (about 500 feet away); In Memory of Dr. Charlotte Hawkins Brown (about 500 feet away); a different marker also named Dr. Charlotte Hawkins Brown (about 500 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Sedalia.
 
Also see . . .  Charlotte Hawkins Brown Historic Site. (Submitted on April 10, 2011, by Paul Jordan of Burlington, N. C., U. S. A..)
 
Categories. African AmericansEducation
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Paul Jordan of Burlington, N. C., U. S. A.. This page has been viewed 475 times since then and 15 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Paul Jordan of Burlington, N. C., U. S. A.. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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