Near Tamassee in Oconee County, South Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
Tamassee DAR School
[Marker Reverse] At first a boarding school for girls and a day school for boys, Tamassee offers academic, vocational, and citizenship training. As a partner with the Oconee County School District, it served as an elementary and high school until 1965 and has since been an elementary school. The National Society of the DAR began funding the school in 1921 and continues to support its programs.
Erected 2009 by Tamassee DAR School. (Marker Number 37-19.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution marker series.
Location. 34° 53.204′ N, 83° 1.001′ W. Marker is near Tamassee, South Carolina, in Oconee County. Marker is on State Highway 11, on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is on SC Hwy 11 across from
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. The Cherokee Path (approx. 1.3 miles away); Tamassee Town (approx. 1.8 miles away); Salem Confederate Monument (approx. 2˝ miles away); Oconee Station / Oconee County (approx. 4.1 miles away); Oconee Town (approx. 4.3 miles away); The Oconee Waterwheel (approx. 5.2 miles away); Cherokee Boundary (1777) (approx. 5.2 miles away); Oconee State Park (approx. 5.2 miles away).
Also see . . . Tamaseee DAR School and Childrens Home. School website. Most campus buildings and cottages are named for U.S. states. (Submitted on February 18, 2010, by David Bullard of Seneca, South Carolina.)
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on February 13, 2010, by David Bullard of Seneca, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 977 times since then and 35 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on February 13, 2010, by David Bullard of Seneca, South Carolina. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.