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Tuscaloosa in Tuscaloosa County, Alabama — The American South (East South Central)
 

Kappa Delta

 
 
Kappa Delta Marker image. Click for full size.
By Tim Carr, March 13, 2010
1. Kappa Delta Marker
Inscription. Zeta Chapter of Kappa Delta first national Greek letter sorority at the University of Alabama Chapter installed March 12, 1904. First members initiated in the Sigma Nu Hall by Katherine Lovejoy of Theta Chapter at Randolph-Macon Woman's College. First sorority to have Chapter in State of Alabama. Now oldest continuous Kappa Delta Chapter.
 
Erected 1987 by Alabama Historical Association.
 
Location. 33° 12.476′ N, 87° 32.876′ W. Marker is in Tuscaloosa, Alabama, in Tuscaloosa County. Marker is at the intersection of Magnolia Drive and Sorority Circle, on the right when traveling north on Magnolia Drive. Touch for map. Marker is located on the Campus of the University of Alabama, one block east of Bryant-Denny Stadium. Marker is in this post office area: Tuscaloosa AL 35487, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Alpha Delta Pi (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); The President's Mansion (about 800 feet away); University of Alabama (approx. 0.2 miles away); Denny Chimes (approx. 0.2 miles away); Delta Kappa Epsilon (approx. 0.2 miles away);
Kappa Delta Marker and Sorority House image. Click for full size.
By Tim Carr, March 13, 2010
2. Kappa Delta Marker and Sorority House
Site Of The Stand In The Schoolhouse Door / Foster Auditorium, 1939 (approx. 0.2 miles away); Malone Hood Plaza (approx. 0.2 miles away); University of Alabama Civil War Memorial (approx. mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Tuscaloosa.
 
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on March 18, 2010, by Timothy Carr of Birmingham, Alabama. This page has been viewed 2,969 times since then and 41 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on March 18, 2010, by Timothy Carr of Birmingham, Alabama. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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