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Glenville in Gilmer County, West Virginia — The American South (Appalachia)
 

Glenville State Teachers College

 
 
Glenville State Teachers College Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Don Morfe, April 13, 2014
1. Glenville State Teachers College Marker
Inscription.  A central West Virginia college maintained for the training of grade and high school teachers. Established as a normal school in 1872 by the Legislature. Given college status in 1930.
 
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Education. In addition, it is included in the West Virginia Archives and History series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1872.
 
Location. 38° 56.082′ N, 80° 50.016′ W. Marker is in Glenville, West Virginia, in Gilmer County. Marker is on N. Court Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Glenville WV 26351, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Glenville State College (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Arbuckle House (about 500 feet away); Glenville State College World War II Veterans Memorial (about 500 feet away); Clemons Tower (about 600 feet away); Old Glenville Cemetery (about 600 feet away); Attack on Glenville (about 600 feet away); Fort Moore (about 700 feet away); Glenville State College Presidents (about 700 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Glenville.
 
Glenville State Teachers College Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Don Morfe, April 13, 2014
2. Glenville State Teachers College Marker
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on May 4, 2014, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland. This page has been viewed 436 times since then and 19 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on May 4, 2014, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.

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May. 21, 2022