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“The Shack”

 
 
"The Shack" Marker image. Click for full size.
By Brian Scott, June 13, 2009
1. "The Shack" Marker
Inscription.
The Shack, built in 1937, served as a snack bar and rustic gathering place on the campus of the university's coordinated women's college until it was moved to Furman's new campus in 1961. Now a student residence, it is the only remaining structure from the former Greenville Woman's College.

 
Location. 34° 55.717′ N, 82° 26.3′ W. Marker is in Greenville, South Carolina, in Greenville County. Touch for map. Marker is located on the campus of Furman University. Marker is in this post office area: Greenville SC 29617, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 10 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. "Old College" (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Dr. John Todd Anderson (about 400 feet away); Judson Hall (about 800 feet away); The Earle Infirmary (approx. 0.2 miles away); John E. Jones Hall (approx. mile away); McAlister Auditorium (approx. mile away); John E. Jones '47 (approx. mile away); Alester Garden Furman, Jr. (approx. mile away); Alester G. Furman, Jr. Administration Building (approx. mile away); James C. Furman Classroom Building (approx. 0.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Greenville.
 
Also see . . .
1. Furman University. Official website of Furman
"The Shack" and Marker image. Click for full size.
By Brian Scott, June 13, 2009
2. "The Shack" and Marker
University. (Submitted on July 11, 2009, by Brian Scott of Anderson, South Carolina.) 

2. Greenville Woman's College Marker. Marker located in Greenville, SC, dedicated to the Greenville Woman's College. (Submitted on July 11, 2009, by Brian Scott of Anderson, South Carolina.) 
 
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The Shack image. Click for full size.
By Brian Scott, June 13, 2009
3. The Shack
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 11, 2009, by Brian Scott of Anderson, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 851 times since then and 31 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on July 11, 2009, by Brian Scott of Anderson, South Carolina.
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