Raleigh in Wake County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
girls, established 1842
by Rev. Aldert Smedes
on site of an earlier
Episcopal school for
boys which opened in 1834.
Erected 1941 by Department of Conservation and Development. (Marker Number H 36.)
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Education • Women. A significant historical year for this entry is 1842.
Location. 35° 46.902′ N, 78° 39.199′ W. Marker is in Raleigh, North Carolina, in Wake County. Marker is on Hillsborough Street west of St. Mary's Street, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 900 Hillsborough Street, Raleigh NC 27603, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Saint Mary’s School (a few steps from this marker); Joel Lane House (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Governor Morehead School (approx. 0.2 miles away); “Elmwood” (approx. Ľ mile away); Camp Bryan Grimes (approx. 0.4 miles away); Carolina Power & Light Car Barn & Automobile Garage (approx. 0.4 miles Freedmen’s Convention (approx. 0.4 miles away); Central Prison (approx. half a mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Raleigh.
Credits. This page was last revised on May 7, 2018. It was originally submitted on February 9, 2013, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 328 times since then and 4 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on February 9, 2013, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey.