Winchester in Franklin County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
Mary Sharp College
MARY SHARP COLLEGE
Pres. Z.C. Graves A.M. L.L.D.
MOTTO; LEARN TO THINK
First womens' college in America to require Greek and Latin for Bachelors Degree
John Eaton M.S. Commissioner of Education
July 5, 1884
Original Mary Sharp bell
Location. 35° 11.124′ N, 86° 6.575′ W. Marker is in Winchester, Tennessee, in Franklin County. Marker is on South College Street (U.S. 41) near 3rd Avenue SE. Touch for map. Marker is located on the grounds of the Franklin County Board of Education. Marker is in this post office area: Winchester TN 37398, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. A different marker also named Mary Sharp College (within shouting distance of this marker); Colonel James Lewis (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); In Memory of Our Franklin County War Dead (about 700 feet away); James Winchester (approx. 0.2 miles away); Secession (approx. 0.2 miles away); Tullahoma Campaign (approx. 0.2 miles away); a different marker also named Tullahoma Campaign (approx. 0.2 miles away); Built 1914 (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Winchester.
Categories. • Education • Women •
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