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Melrose in Putnam County, Florida — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Melrose Woman's Club

 
 
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By Brandon D Cross, March 4, 2017
1. Melrose Woman,s Club Marker
Inscription. Since its beginning as the Literary and Debating Society in 1890, the Melrose Woman's Club has been a major contributor to community development. The formation of the Improvement Society for Melrose in 1891 was one of its first accomplishments. The club has also undertaken beautification projects, given scholarships, sponsored educational programs, and in 1895, opened its library to the public. The clubhouse was planned and built of heart pine by a local carpenter. First known as "The Hall," the structure has been in continuous use as a clubhouse since 1893. the building became the Melrose Woman's Club in 1946.
 
Erected 1976 by The Melrose Woman's Club in Cooperation with Department of Sate. (Marker Number F-272.)
 
Location. 29° 42.686′ N, 82° 2.802′ W. Marker is in Melrose, Florida, in Putnam County. Marker is on Pine Street 0.1 miles west of Road 21, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 307 Pine Street, Melrose FL 32666, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 9 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Melrose (was approx. 0.2 miles away but has been reported missing. ); Melrose High School (approx. mile away);
Melrose Woman,s Club Marker image. Click for full size.
By Brandon D Cross, March 4, 2017
2. Melrose Woman,s Club Marker
Melrose Cemetery (approx. 0.4 miles away); Melrose Veterans Memorial (approx. 0.4 miles away); Earleton, Florida (approx. 4 miles away); The Bellamy Road (approx. 4 miles away); Hawthorne (approx. 8 miles away); Waldo (approx. 9.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Melrose.
 
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Melrose Woman,s Club image. Click for full size.
By Brandon D Cross, March 4, 2017
3. Melrose Woman,s Club
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on March 7, 2017. This page originally submitted on March 5, 2017, by Brandon D Cross of Flagler Beach, Florida. This page has been viewed 82 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on March 5, 2017, by Brandon D Cross of Flagler Beach, Florida. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.
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