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Liberty in Clay County, Missouri — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
 

Lucy A. Ward Love

Born Mass., 1813

 

—Died Mo., 1891 —

 
Lucy A. Ward Love Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 30, 2013
1. Lucy A. Ward Love Marker
Inscription.

A pupil of Mary Lyon,
Mt. Holyoke Seminary, Mass.
Twenty-five years a teacher in
Central and Western Mo., and
with her husband, James Love,
A.D. 1855, founded Clay Seminary

 
Erected by the Thompson/Love Family.
 
Location. 39° 14.568′ N, 94° 25.371′ W. Marker is in Liberty, Missouri, in Clay County. Marker is on Shrader Street east of Gallatin Street, on the left when traveling east. Click for map. Monument is in Fairview Cemetery. Marker is in this post office area: Liberty MO 64068, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Col. John Thornton (within shouting distance of this marker); General Alexander William Doniphan (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Confederate Soldiers (about 400 feet away); Replica of the Statue of Liberty (about 700 feet away); Lewis and Clark Mural (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Liberty Spring (approx. ¼ mile away); First Court House Site (approx. ¼ mile away); Scales and Rails (approx. ¼ mile away). Click for a list of all markers in Liberty.
 
Also see . . .
1. Clay Seminary Collection at Kansas City Public Library. (Submitted on August 26, 2013, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. Clay Seminary Holdings at Various Educational Institutions. (Submitted on August 26, 2013, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
3. Clay Seminary Collection at the State Historical Society of Missouri
Lucy A. Ward Love Monument image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 30, 2013
2. Lucy A. Ward Love Monument
. (Submitted on August 26, 2013, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
4. Article on Clay Seminary by Lauren Petrillo. (Submitted on August 26, 2013, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. Arts, Letters, MusicCemeteries & Burial SitesEducationSettlements & Settlers
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 279 times since then and 20 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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