Sewanee in Franklin County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Tennessee Historical Commission marker series.
Location. 35° 12.321′ N, 85° 55.25′ W. Marker is in Sewanee, Tennessee, in Franklin County. Marker is on University Avenue, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Sewanee TN 37375, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Edmund Kirby Smith (approx. 0.2 miles away); University of the South (approx. ¼ mile away); Army of Tennessee (approx. 1.1 miles away); Allan Gipson (approx. 1.7 miles away); Monteagle Sunday School Assembly (approx. 5.3 miles away); Passing Through Cowan (approx. 5.8 miles away); Tullahoma Campaign (approx. 5.8 miles away); Cowan Railroad Museum (approx. 5.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Sewanee.
Also see . . . Rebel's Rest Fire. A large portion of the Rebel's Rest was burned in a fire on July 23, 2014. The University of the South is attempting to salvage as much of the historic building as possible. (Submitted on November 10, 2014, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico.)
Categories. • Education • War, US Civil •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on December 13, 2009, by Tom Gillard of Tullahoma, Tennessee. This page has been viewed 1,752 times since then and 49 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on December 13, 2009, by Tom Gillard of Tullahoma, Tennessee. 3, 4. submitted on July 3, 2010, by John Gardner of Fair Oaks, California. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.