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Mars Hill in Madison County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Mars Hill College

 
 
Mars Hill College Marker image. Click for full size.
By Stanley and Terrie Howard, September 26, 2009
1. Mars Hill College Marker
Inscription. Baptist; coeducational. Founded 1856 as French Broad Baptist Institute. Name Changed 1859, Senior college since 1962.
 
Erected 1986 by Division Of Archives and History. (Marker Number P - 34.)
 
Location. 35° 49.579′ N, 82° 33.033′ W. Marker is in Mars Hill, North Carolina, in Madison County. Marker is on Cascade St. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Mars Hill NC 28754, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 10 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. A different marker also named Mars Hill College (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Bascom Lamar Lunsford (about 400 feet away); Marshall (approx. 7.7 miles away); Robert E. Lee (approx. 7.7 miles away); Buncombe Turnpike (approx. 7.8 miles away); David Vance (approx. 7.8 miles away); Colonel Edward F. Rector, USAF (approx. 7.8 miles away); Brothers In Service (approx. 9.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Mars Hill.
 
Also see . . .
1. Mars Hill College website. (Submitted on October 1, 2009, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.)
2. NC state Office of Archives and History for marker P-34. (Submitted on January 4, 2014, by A. Taylor of Laurel, Maryland.)
Mars Hill University image. Click for full size.
By A. Taylor, November 23, 2013
2. Mars Hill University

 
Categories. Education
 
Mars Hill University image. Click for full size.
By A. Taylor, November 23, 2013
3. Mars Hill University
Old stone building on campus of University image. Click for full size.
By A. Taylor, November 23, 2013
4. Old stone building on campus of University
Town of Mars Hill image. Click for full size.
By A. Taylor, November 23, 2013
5. Town of Mars Hill
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 27, 2009, by Stanley and Terrie Howard of Greer, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 546 times since then and 28 times this year. Photos:   1. submitted on September 27, 2009, by Stanley and Terrie Howard of Greer, South Carolina.   2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on January 4, 2014, by A. Taylor of Laurel, Maryland. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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