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Jackson in Madison County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
 

Lambuth College

 
 
Lambuth College Marker image. Click for full size.
By Russ Keltner, circa February 6, 2012
1. Lambuth College Marker
Inscription. Chartered in 1843 as the Memphis Conference Female Institute by the Memphis Conference, Methodist Episcopal Church, its first president was Dr.Lorenzo Lea. It became coeducational and received its present name in 1923. shortly thereafter it moved to its present location from Chester Street.
 
Erected by Tennessee Historical Commission. (Marker Number 4D 30.)
 
Location. 35° 37.387′ N, 88° 49.603′ W. Marker is in Jackson, Tennessee, in Madison County. Marker is on Lambuth Boulevard south of Linden Street, on the right when traveling south. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Jackson TN 38301, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within one mile of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Camp Beauregard (approx. half a mile away); David Crockett (approx. 0.8 miles away); Andersons & Claytons Memorial (approx. 0.8 miles away); Monroe Dunaway Anderson 1873-1939 / Anderson, Clayton & Company (approx. 0.8 miles away); Riverside Cemetery (approx. 0.8 miles away); Merry High School (approx. 0.9 miles away); First United Methodist Church
Lambuth College Marker image. Click for full size.
By Russ Keltner, January 12, 2012
2. Lambuth College Marker
(approx. 0.9 miles away); Butler Race Track c. 1825 / Memphis Conference Female Institute 1843-1923 (approx. one mile away). Click for a list of all markers in Jackson.
 
Also see . . .  Lambuth University (Wikipedia). Lambuth University ceased operations in June 2011 following several years of financial difficulties. The University of Memphis acquired the campus, now known as The University of Memphis - Lambuth Campus. (Submitted on February 8, 2012, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia.) 
 
Categories. Education
 
Lambuth College image. Click for full size.
By Ken Smith, November 16, 2012
3. Lambuth College
Lambuth College Seal image. Click for full size.
By Ken Smith, November 16, 2012
4. Lambuth College Seal
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Russ Keltner of Milan, Tennessee. This page has been viewed 325 times since then and 16 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Russ Keltner of Milan, Tennessee.   3, 4. submitted on , by Ken Smith of Milan, Tennessee. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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