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Raleigh in Wake County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Saint Mary’s

 
 
Saint Mary’s Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Bill Coughlin, February 8, 2013
1. Saint Mary’s Marker
Inscription.  Episcopal School for 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 and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Churches & ReligionEducationWomen. In addition, it is included in the North Carolina Division of Archives and History series list. 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.
Saint Mary’s Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Bill Coughlin, February 8, 2013
2. Saint Mary’s Marker
St. Mary's School for Girls can be seen behind the marker.
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0.4 miles away); Carolina Power & Light Car Barn & Automobile Garage (approx. 0.4 miles away); 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.
 
Saint Mary’s Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Bill Coughlin, February 8, 2013
3. Saint Mary’s Marker
Saint Mary’s School image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Bill Coughlin, February 8, 2013
4. Saint Mary’s School
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on July 2, 2021. It was originally submitted on February 9, 2013, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 357 times since then and 16 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on February 9, 2013, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey.

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Jun. 28, 2022