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Brookville in Franklin County, Indiana — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Brookville College

 
 
Brookville College Marker image. Click for full size.
By Courtesy:: Marilyn S. Wolf, July 17, 2011
1. Brookville College Marker
Inscription.  Site of Brookville College erected 1852 - - 1872. “Julia Dumont Society” founded here December 16th 1853. Original building purchased by Brookville and served as Public School 1873 - - 1912. Building razed 1912 and present older building erected.
 
Erected 1963 by Brookville High School Student Council.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Education. A significant historical month for this entry is December 1808.
 
Location. 39° 25.525′ N, 85° 0.654′ W. Marker is in Brookville, Indiana, in Franklin County. Marker is on East 10th Street east of Franklin Avenue, on the left when traveling east. Located on the South/West lawn of the 'Franklin County School Administration' building. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Brookville IN 47012, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. James Brown Ray (within shouting distance of this marker); The Purple Heart (within shouting distance of this marker); Old Brookville Church and Cemetery (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Brookville's Carnegie Library (about
Obverse Side - - Brookville College Marker image. Click for full size.
By Courtesy:: Marilyn S. Wolf, July 17, 2011
2. Obverse Side - - Brookville College Marker
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500 feet away); Brookville's Grandstand (about 700 feet away); Goodwin Home (approx. 0.2 miles away); Brookville Historic District (approx. 0.4 miles away); The Courthouse Square (approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Brookville.
 
Wide View - - Brookville College Marker image. Click for full size.
By Courtesy:: Marilyn S. Wolf, July 17, 2011
3. Wide View - - Brookville College Marker
Looking North/East - - Brookville College Marker image. Click for full size.
By Courtesy:: Marilyn S. Wolf, July 17, 2011
4. Looking North/East - - Brookville College Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on July 18, 2011, by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana. This page has been viewed 489 times since then and 4 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on July 18, 2011, by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.

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