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Hickory in Catawba County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Lenoir Rhyne

 
 
Lenoir Rhyne Marker image. Click for full size.
By Tim Fillmon, December 28, 2018
1. Lenoir Rhyne Marker
Inscription.  Coeducational, Lutheran college, named for W.W. Lenoir and D.E. Rhyne. Opened as Lenoir College in academic year, 1891-92.
 
Erected 1971 by State Department of Archives and History. (Marker Number O 46.)
 
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Education. In addition, it is included in the North Carolina Division of Archives and History series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1891.
 
Location. 35° 44.269′ N, 81° 19.567′ W. Marker is in Hickory, North Carolina, in Catawba County. Marker is on 7th Avenue Northeast just north of 8th Street Northeast, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 625 7th Avenue Northeast, Hickory NC 28601, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Claremont College (approx. 0.6 miles away); Frame Church (approx. 0.8 miles away); Old Hickory Tavern (approx. 0.9 miles away); Henry Weidner Robinson (approx. 0.9 miles away); Tower of Miracles (approx. 0.9 miles away); 210MM German Howitzer (approx. 0.9 miles away); Piedmont Wagon Company (approx. 1.6 miles away); "Miracle of Hickory" (approx. 2.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Hickory.
 
Lenoir Rhyne Marker looking north toward entrance image. Click for full size.
By Tim Fillmon, December 28, 2018
2. Lenoir Rhyne Marker looking north toward entrance
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Lenoir Rhyne University entrance image. Click for full size.
By Tim Fillmon, December 28, 2018
3. Lenoir Rhyne University entrance
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on January 29, 2019. It was originally submitted on January 27, 2019, by Tim Fillmon of Webster, Florida. This page has been viewed 67 times since then and 13 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on January 27, 2019, by Tim Fillmon of Webster, Florida. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.

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