Augusta in Richmond County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
Haines Normal and Industrial Institute
Erected 2009 by Georgia Historical Society and the Haines Alumni Association, Inc. (Marker Number 121-14.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Georgia Historical Society/Commission marker series.
Location. 33° 28.008′ N, 81° 58.929′ W. Marker is in Augusta, Georgia, in Richmond County. Marker is on Laney Walker Boulevard near Phillips Street, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Augusta GA 30901, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking Dr. John M. Tutt (a few steps from this marker); Lucy Craft Laney (within shouting distance of this marker); John McClinton Tutt (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Stoney Nurses Home (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Medical College of Georgia (approx. 0.4 miles away); The Augusta Canal (approx. 0.4 miles away); George Walton (approx. half a mile away); Meadow Garden (approx. half a mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Augusta.
Also see . . . Lucy Craft Laney (1854-1933) - New Georgia Encyclopedia entry. The founder and principal of the Haines Institute in Augusta for fifty years (1883-1933), Lucy Craft Laney is Georgia's most famous female African American educator. (Submitted on August 24, 2010, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina.)
Categories. • African Americans • Education •
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