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Norwich in Windsor County, Vermont — The American Northeast (New England)
 

Theta Chi Fraternity

 
 
Theta Chi Fraternity Marker image. Click for full size.
By Paul Crumlish, June 18, 2010
1. Theta Chi Fraternity Marker
Inscription.
Near this spot stood the
Old South Barracks
of Norwich University
where, at 9:00 pm on April 10, 1856

Theta Chi Fraternity

was founded by
Frederick Norton Freeman
and Arthur Chase

 
Erected 1956 by Vermont Historic Sites Commission.
 
Location. 43° 42.752′ N, 72° 18.474′ W. Marker is in Norwich, Vermont, in Windsor County. Marker is at the intersection of Main Street (U.S. 5) and Elm Street, on the right when traveling north on Main Street. Touch for map. The marker is located at the southeast corner of the Norwich village green, next to the Main Street entrance to the Marion Cross Elementary School. Marker is in this post office area: Norwich VT 05055, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. American Literary, Scientific, and Military Academy (here, next to this marker); Town of Norwich (within shouting distance of this marker); Alden Partridge (within shouting distance of this marker); First Public Grammar School (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Early Settlers & Allen R. Foley
Wide view of the Theta Chi Fraternity Marker image. Click for full size.
By Paul Crumlish, June 18, 2010
2. Wide view of the Theta Chi Fraternity Marker
(approx. 0.7 miles away); "Senior Fence" (approx. 1.2 miles away in New Hampshire); Hanover World War II Memorial (approx. 1.5 miles away in New Hampshire); Vermont (approx. 4.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Norwich.
 
Also see . . .  Theta Chi Fraternity: The History of Theta Chi Fraternity. (Submitted on June 22, 2010, by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia.)
 
Categories. EducationFraternal or Sororal Organizations
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on June 22, 2010, by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia. This page has been viewed 805 times since then and 28 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on June 22, 2010, by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia.
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