Mobile in Mobile County, Alabama — The American South (South Central)
Classic example of Greek Revival architecture. Original design by James Gallier and Charles Dakin. First addition was the extension of the east and west wings in the late 1800s. Second addition was an extension of the north end in 1914. Third addition and entire renovation was let on June 30, 1967 and completed in the spring of 1970.
In February, 1970, Barton Academy was entered into the National Register of Historic Places.
Arthur F. Smith, Jr., President
William B. Crane, Vice President
Dr. Sidney C. Phillips Charles E. McNeil Jack C. Gallalee Homer L. Sessions
Kenneth W. Reed Daniel T. McCall, Jr. John S. Shaw
Dr. Crawford H. Burns, Superintendent
March, Holmes and Geer, Architect-Engineer
Stuart Construction Co. and
Location. 30° 41.289′ N, 88° 2.88′ W. Marker is in Mobile, Alabama, in Mobile County. Marker can be reached from Government Street (U.S. 90) just east of South Cedar Street, on the left when traveling east. Marker is mounted on a knee-high pedestal, just inside the fence, near the southwest corner of the Barton Academy grounds. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 102 South Cedar Street, Mobile AL 36602, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. A different marker also named Barton Academy (within shouting distance of this marker); Shaarai Shomayim (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Andrew N. Johnson (about 600 feet away); Dr. H. Roger Williams (about 600 feet away); 400 Government Street 1860 (about 700 feet away); Dr. Thomas N. Harris (approx. 0.2 miles away); Bettie Hunter House (approx. 0.2 miles away); John L. LeFlore (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Mobile.
Regarding Barton Academy. National Register of Historic Places #70000107
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Credits. This page was last revised on December 16, 2019. This page originally submitted on December 13, 2019, by Cosmos Mariner of Cape Canaveral, Florida. This page has been viewed 72 times since then and 13 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on December 13, 2019, by Cosmos Mariner of Cape Canaveral, Florida. 4, 5, 6. submitted on December 15, 2019, by Cosmos Mariner of Cape Canaveral, Florida.