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Lyndon Center in Caledonia County, Vermont — The American Northeast (New England)
 

Vail Campus

 
 
Vail Campus Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Kevin Craft, August 26, 2015
1. Vail Campus Marker
Inscription.  
Dedicated to the memory of Theodore Newton Vail (1848–1920), president of the American Telephone and Telegraph Company, a most generous benefactor of Lyndon Institute and Vail Agricultural School – one who had faith in the young people of this area and a firm belief in both the practical and liberal arts in education.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: EducationIndustry & Commerce. A significant historical year for this entry is 1848.
 
Location. 44° 32.258′ N, 72° 0.744′ W. Marker is in Lyndon Center, Vermont, in Caledonia County. Marker is at the intersection of Center Street (Vermont Route 122) and College Road, on the right when traveling north on Center Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Lyndon Center VT 05850, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Lyndon Town House (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); District 6 Schoolhouse (about 500 feet away); Elizabeth Rowell Thompson (approx. 0.2 miles away); Lyndon Veterans Memorial (approx. half a mile away); Theodore N. Vail
Wideview of Vail Campus Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Kevin Craft, August 26, 2015
2. Wideview of Vail Campus Marker
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(approx. 0.7 miles away); Site of Lyndon's First Town Meeting (approx. 1.4 miles away); Mountain View Farm (approx. 4.4 miles away); Wheelock (approx. 4.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Lyndon Center.
 
Related marker. Click here for another marker that is related to this marker. To better understand the relationship, study each marker in the order shown.
 
Also see . . .  Wikipedia - Theodore Newton Vail. (Submitted on August 30, 2015, by Kevin Craft of Bedford, Quebec.)
 
Lyndon Institute image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Kevin Craft, August 26, 2015
3. Lyndon Institute
Private independent high school
(across the street from marker)
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on August 30, 2015, by Kevin Craft of Bedford, Quebec. This page has been viewed 312 times since then and 7 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on August 30, 2015, by Kevin Craft of Bedford, Quebec.

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Jul. 1, 2022