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Tennessee Meiji Gakuin High School 1989-2007

 
 
Tennessee Meiji Gakuin High School 1989-2007 Marker image. Click for full size.
By Yugoboy, August 11, 2013
1. Tennessee Meiji Gakuin High School 1989-2007 Marker
Inscription. This monument commemorates Tennessee Meiji Gakuin High School (TMG) which existed here. The school was founded on the Christian principle of service to mankind, with the motto: "Do for others". During its 18 years, TMG graduated 677 students. These students, the teachers and the staff were part of this community. The Japanese Sakura symbolizes this community's friendship along with the Tennessee Iris - a further symbol of the bridges built between Japan and Tennessee. Thank you, Sweetwater. We will never forget you!
 
Erected 2007.
 
Location. 35° 36.809′ N, 84° 27.685′ W. Marker is in Sweetwater, Tennessee, in Monroe County. Marker is at the intersection of Lee Highway (U.S. 11) and Old Highway 11, on the right when traveling north on Lee Highway. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Sweetwater TN 37874, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 9 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. The Tennessee Overhill Experience (approx. one mile away); Sweetwater Depot (approx. one mile away); Longstreet Encampment (approx. 1.1 miles away); Affair at Philadelphia (approx. 5 miles away); Battle of Philadelphia
Tennessee Meiji Gakuin High School 1989-2007 Marker image. Click for full size.
By Yugoboy, August 11, 2013
2. Tennessee Meiji Gakuin High School 1989-2007 Marker
(approx. 5.6 miles away); The Great Craighead Cave (approx. 5.6 miles away); Lost Sea (approx. 5.7 miles away); Niota Depot (approx. 8.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Sweetwater.
 
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Tennessee Meiji Gakuin High School 1989-2007 Marker image. Click for full size.
By Yugoboy, August 11, 2013
3. Tennessee Meiji Gakuin High School 1989-2007 Marker
Tennessee Meiji Gakuin High School 1989-2007 Marker in situ image. Click for full size.
By Yugoboy, August 11, 2013
4. Tennessee Meiji Gakuin High School 1989-2007 Marker in situ
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 29, 2013, by Yugoboy of Rochester, New York. This page has been viewed 410 times since then and 74 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on November 29, 2013, by Yugoboy of Rochester, New York. • Al Wolf was the editor who published this page.
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