Melbourne in Brevard County, Florida — The American South (South Atlantic)
Little Red Schoolhouse
Melbourne Florida's First School
Marked 2005 Abigail Wright Chamberlin, Daughters of American Revolution & South Brevard Historical Society
Erected 2005 by Abigail Wright Chamberlin, Daughters of American Revolution & South Brevard Historical Society.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Education. In addition, it is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR) series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1883.
Location. 28° 4.012′ N, 80° 37.345′ W. Marker is in Melbourne, Florida, in Brevard County. This marker is located in the Botanical Garden of Florida Tech (formerly called Florida Institute of Technology). The garden is open to the public free of charge and can be reached from a Florida Tech parking lot on Babcock Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Melbourne FL 32901, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least Florida Institute of Technology (approx. 0.2 miles away); Site of First Permanent Log Cabin (approx. 0.8 miles away); Holy Trinity (approx. 0.9 miles away); Lincoln Hotel (approx. 0.9 miles away); Henegar School Complex (approx. 1.1 miles away); Union Cypress Sawmill (approx. 1.1 miles away); Tin Can Tourist Campground (approx. 1.2 miles away); Melbourne Public Library (approx. 1.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Melbourne.
More about this marker. This marker is located on the school house building. A similar marker is located on a sign near the school house.
Additional keywords. Florida
Credits. This page was last revised on July 27, 2017. It was originally submitted on May 16, 2012, by Barbara Vail of West Melbourne, Florida. This page has been viewed 933 times since then and 61 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on May 16, 2012, by Barbara Vail of West Melbourne, Florida. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.