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Sedalia in Guilford County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Bell Tower

 
 
Bell Tower Marker image. Click for full size.
By Patrick G. Jordan, June 4, 2011
1. Bell Tower Marker
Inscription.  The bell tower signaled the beginning and the end of most activities at the Palmer Memorial Institute.These included classes, farming, meals, lights-out, and community as well as campus emergencies.
 
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: African AmericansEducation. In addition, it is included in the Historic Bells series list.
 
Location. 36° 4.001′ N, 79° 37.325′ W. Marker is in Sedalia, North Carolina, in Guilford County. Marker can be reached from 6136 Burlington Road. The marker is on the grounds of the Charlotte Hawkins Brown historic site. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Sedalia NC 27342, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Galen L. Stone Hall 1927 (within shouting distance of this marker); Kimball Hall (within shouting distance of this marker); Palmer Memorial Institute (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Dr. Charlotte Hawkins Brown (about 500 feet away); Athletic Field (about 500 feet away); McLean House (about
Bell Tower Marker image. Click for full size.
By Patrick G. Jordan, June 4, 2011
2. Bell Tower Marker
500 feet away); In Memory of Dr. Charlotte Hawkins Brown (about 500 feet away); Dr. Charlotte Hawkins Brown, 1883 - 1961 (about 500 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Sedalia.
 
Also see . . .  Charlotte Hawkins Brown Historic Site. (Submitted on June 4, 2011, by Patrick G. Jordan of Graham, North Carolina.)
 
Inside the bell tower image. Click for full size.
By Patrick G. Jordan, June 4, 2011
3. Inside the bell tower
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on June 4, 2011, by Patrick G. Jordan of Graham, North Carolina. This page has been viewed 347 times since then and 22 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on June 4, 2011, by Patrick G. Jordan of Graham, North Carolina. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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