Tuskegee Institute in Macon County, Alabama — The American South (East South Central)
Location. 32° 25.798′ N, 85° 42.252′ W. Marker is in Tuskegee Institute, Alabama, in Macon County. Marker can be reached from University Avenue ¼ mile east of Booker T. Washington Boulevard. Touch for map. Located within the campus quadrangle. Marker is at or near this postal address: University Avenue, Tuskegee Institute AL 36088, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Frederick Douglass Hall (within shouting distance of this marker); Campus Architect (within shouting distance of this marker); Dining and Social Center (within shouting distance of this marker); White Hall (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Historic Quadrangle (about 500 feet away); Great Philanthropists Managing the School (about 500 feet away); Porter Hall 1883 / Huntington Academic Building 1905 (about 600 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Tuskegee Institute.
Regarding Huntington Hall. Huntington made his fortune in the railroad business.
Tuskegee University is a private, historically Black university established in 1881. The campus has been designated as the Tuskegee Institute National Historic Site, a National Historic Landmark. Tuskegee University's campus is the only school in the United States to hold this distinction.
Categories. • African Americans • Education • Notable Buildings •
Credits. This page was last revised on March 12, 2017. This page originally submitted on March 11, 2017, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 216 times since then and 16 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on March 11, 2017, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.