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Newberry College Historic District

 
 
Newberry College Historic District Marker image. Click for full size.
By Darrell Bruggeman, May 12, 2012
1. Newberry College Historic District Marker
Inscription. Listed in the National Register of Historic Places are Smeltzer Hall (1877-78), dormitory for women and campus reception area, renovated and re-dedicated in 1978; Keller Hall (1894), used as chapel, museum, library, laboratory, and now for student activities; Holland Hall (1904), administrative offices for the college; and Derrick Hall (1924), women's dormitory.
 
Erected 1978 by Newberry College. (Marker Number 36-9.)
 
Location. 34° 17.017′ N, 81° 37.35′ W. Marker is in Newberry, South Carolina, in Newberry County. Marker is on College Street, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is located just to the north of the college entrance leading to Smeltzer Hall. Marker is in this post office area: Newberry SC 29108, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 10 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Newberry College (within shouting distance of this marker); The Opera House (approx. 0.6 miles away); Vietnam War (approx. 0.6 miles away); Old Court House (approx. 0.6 miles away); Newberry (approx. 0.7 miles away); Newberry County World War II Monument (approx.
Keller Hall, Newberry College image. Click for full size.
By Brian Scott, November 1, 2008
2. Keller Hall, Newberry College
0.7 miles away); Newberry County World War I Monument (approx. 0.7 miles away); National WWII Memorial (approx. 0.7 miles away); Newberry County Confederate Monument (approx. 0.7 miles away); Calvin Crozier (approx. 0.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Newberry.
 
Also see . . .
1. Newberry College Historic District. Newberry College, established in 1856, has grown from a single structure institution into a modern building complex spread across a sixty-acre campus. (Submitted on November 3, 2008, by Brian Scott of Anderson, South Carolina.) 

2. Newberry College. (Submitted on November 3, 2008, by Brian Scott of Anderson, South Carolina.)
3. Newberry College. Newberry College is a liberal-arts college of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA) located on an ninety acre campus in Newberry, South Carolina. (Submitted on November 3, 2008, by Brian Scott of Anderson, South Carolina.) 

4. John Bachman (1790-1874). Website devoted to the study of John Bachman, founder of Newberry College and esteemed Lutheran minister, thinker, and author. (Submitted on November 3, 2008, by Brian Scott of Anderson, South Carolina.)
Smeltzer Hall, Newberry College image. Click for full size.
By Brian Scott, November 1, 2008
3. Smeltzer Hall, Newberry College
 
 
Categories. EducationNotable Buildings
 
Newberry College Chapel image. Click for full size.
By Brian Scott, November 1, 2008
4. Newberry College Chapel
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 3, 2008, by Brian Scott of Anderson, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 781 times since then and 16 times this year. Photos:   1. submitted on May 12, 2012, by Darrell Bruggeman of Whitmire, South Carolina.   2, 3, 4. submitted on November 3, 2008, by Brian Scott of Anderson, South Carolina.
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