Marion in Perry County, Alabama — The American South (East South Central)
Milo P. Jewett, President
Deeded in 1843 to
The Alabama Baptist Convention
One of the nation's first colleges to offer higher education for women, it has served, since its founding, as a liberal and fine arts college for young women.
Erected 1959 by Alabama Historical Association.
Location. 32° 37.834′ N, 87° 18.997′ W. Marker is in Marion, Alabama, in Perry County. Marker is at the intersection of Bibb Street and Early Street, on the right when traveling north on Bibb Street. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 302 Bibb Street, Marion AL 36756, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Alabama Baptist (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Siloam Baptist Church (about 800 feet away); Nicola Marschall (approx. 0.2 miles away); Perry County Veterans Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles away); Muckle's Ridge (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Marion Female Seminary (approx. 0.4 miles away); Confederate Rest (approx. 0.4 miles away); St. Wilfrid's Episcopal Cemetery (approx. 0.4 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Marion.
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