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Brevard in Transylvania County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Brevard College

 
 
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By Stanley and Terrie Howard, October 12, 2008
1. Brevard College Marker
Inscription.  Methodist. Opened 1934 on campus of Brevard Institute after merger of Rutherford College (est. 1853) and Weaver College (est. 1873).
 
Erected 1997 by Department of Archives and History. (Marker Number P-70.)
 
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: EducationNotable Buildings. In addition, it is included in the North Carolina Division of Archives and History series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1934.
 
Location. 35° 14.262′ N, 82° 43.861′ W. Marker is in Brevard, North Carolina, in Transylvania County. Marker is on Asheville Hwy (U.S. 276). Marker is on Brevard College grounds. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Brevard NC 28712, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. The Weaver College Bell (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Weaver College Bell Tower (about 400 feet away); College Stone Wall and Gate (about 500 feet away); Transylvania County Courthouse (approx. 0.3 miles away); In Honor and Memory (approx. 0.3 miles
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By Stanley and Terrie Howard, October 12, 2008
2. Brevard College Marker
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away); Tree Planted in Memory of George Washington (approx. 0.3 miles away); St. Philip's Parish (approx. 0.4 miles away); Walton War (approx. 1˝ miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Brevard.
 
Brevard College image. Click for full size.
By Stanley and Terrie Howard, October 12, 2008
3. Brevard College
Brevard College image. Click for full size.
By Stanley and Terrie Howard, October 12, 2008
4. Brevard College
Brevard College Clock and Bell Tower image. Click for full size.
By Stanley and Terrie Howard, October 12, 2008
5. Brevard College Clock and Bell Tower
Brevard Institute 1895 image. Click for full size.
By Stanley and Terrie Howard, October 12, 2008
6. Brevard Institute 1895
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on July 2, 2021. It was originally submitted on October 14, 2008, by Stanley and Terrie Howard of Greer, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 1,166 times since then and 37 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on October 14, 2008, by Stanley and Terrie Howard of Greer, South Carolina. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.

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