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Springfield in Robertson County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
 

Peoples-Tucker School

 
 
Peoples-Tucker School Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, September 15, 2018
1. Peoples-Tucker School Marker
Inscription. Founded in 1908 by James A. Peoples and Everett B. Tucker, this school operated from this site until 1925. Its founders, graduates of William R. Webb's famous school at Culleoka, later at Bell Buckle, followed largely the policies and teaching methods established and proven by their early preceptor.
 
Erected by Tennessee Historical Commission. (Marker Number 3C 37.)
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Tennessee Historical Commission marker series.
 
Location. 36° 30.601′ N, 86° 53.559′ W. Marker is in Springfield, Tennessee, in Robertson County. Marker is at the intersection of 5th Avenue West (Tennessee Route 49) and Connell Street, on the right when traveling west on 5th Avenue West. Touch for map. Located at entrance to the Springfield Middle School. Marker is at or near this postal address: 715 5th Avenue West, Springfield TN 37172, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Springfield Historic District (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Springfield Historic District (approx. ¼ mile away); First United Presbyterian Church (approx. 0.4 miles away); An Army In Springfield
View from marker towards the Springfield Middle School. image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, September 15, 2018
2. View from marker towards the Springfield Middle School.
(approx. 0.4 miles away); Fallen Confederate Soldiers (approx. 0.4 miles away); Robertson County Courthouse (approx. 0.4 miles away); Robertson County Korean War Memorial (approx. 0.4 miles away); Robertson County Vietnam Memorial (approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Springfield.
 
Also see . . .  Vanderbilt University about the Peoples-Tucker School. (Submitted on September 15, 2018, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.)
 
Categories. Education
 
View of marker and 5th Avenue. image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, September 15, 2018
3. View of marker and 5th Avenue.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on September 15, 2018. This page originally submitted on September 15, 2018, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 57 times since then and 4 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on September 15, 2018, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.
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