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Hammond in Tangipahoa Parish, Louisiana — The American South (West South Central)
 

Site of 1st Classroom Bldg.

 
 
Site of 1st Classroom Bldg. Marker image. Click for full size.
April 22, 2017
1. Site of 1st Classroom Bldg. Marker
Inscription. In 1927 Hammond Jr. College bought the 15 acre Hunter Leake Estate at the N. end of Pine. An enlarged servants' bldg. provided classrooms, a library, and labs. In 1928 H. J. C. became Southeastern Louisiana College.
 
Location. 30° 30.752′ N, 90° 28.054′ W. Marker is in Hammond, Louisiana, in Tangipahoa Parish. Marker is on Western Avenue 0.2 miles east of North Oak Street, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Located in the Western Avenue Friendship Circle. Marker is in this post office area: Hammond LA 70402, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Friendship Circle (within shouting distance of this marker); Grace Memorial Episcopal Church (approx. half a mile away); City Of Hammond (approx. half a mile away); Mt. Vernon Walnut (approx. 0.6 miles away); Hammond Junior College (approx. mile away); Peter Hammond (approx. 0.8 miles away); The Republic of West Florida (approx. 2.4 miles away); PFC Raymond "Mike" Clausen, Jr. (approx. 5.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Hammond.
 
Categories. Education
 
Site of 1st Classroom Bldg. Marker image. Click for full size.
April 22, 2017
2. Site of 1st Classroom Bldg. Marker
Site of 1st Classroom Bldg. Marker image. Click for full size.
April 22, 2017
3. Site of 1st Classroom Bldg. Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on April 22, 2017. This page originally submitted on April 22, 2017, by Cajun Scrambler of Assumption, Louisiana. This page has been viewed 71 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on April 22, 2017.
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