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Winston-Salem in Forsyth County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Wake Forest University

 
 
Wake Forest University Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael C. Wilcox, January 6, 2012
1. Wake Forest University Marker
Inscription. Founded 1834 in Wake County by N.C. Baptist Convention. Moved to Winston-Salem in 1956. (Marker Number J-50.)
 
Location. 36° 7.74′ N, 80° 17.232′ W. Marker is in Winston-Salem, North Carolina, in Forsyth County. Marker is at the intersection of Reynolda Road and Wake Forest Road (off of Silas Creek Parkway), on the right when traveling north on Reynolda Road. Touch for map. Located at main entrance to Wake Forest University. Marker is in this post office area: Winston Salem NC 27106, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Five Row at Reynolda (approx. 0.2 miles away); Reynolda Historic District (approx. mile away); Reynolda House (approx. 0.9 miles away); Bethabara (approx. 1.1 miles away); The Dyer's and Potter's House 1782 (approx. 1.8 miles away); Krause-Butner Pottery Shop (approx. 1.8 miles away); Distiller's House 1803 (approx. 1.8 miles away); Herman Buttner House (approx. 1.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Winston-Salem.
 
Also see . . .
1. NC Markers website. (Submitted on January 7, 2012, by Michael C. Wilcox of Winston-Salem, North Carolina.)
2. WFU History. (Submitted on January 7, 2012, by Michael C. Wilcox of Winston-Salem, North Carolina.)
 
Categories. Education
 
Wake Forest University Marker & Entrance image. Click for full size.
By Michael C. Wilcox, January 6, 2012
2. Wake Forest University Marker & Entrance
Wake Forest University entrance image. Click for full size.
By Michael C. Wilcox, January 6, 2012
3. Wake Forest University entrance
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on January 7, 2012, by Michael C. Wilcox of Winston-Salem, North Carolina. This page has been viewed 370 times since then and 17 times this year. Last updated on January 20, 2012, by Michael C. Wilcox of Winston-Salem, North Carolina. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on January 7, 2012, by Michael C. Wilcox of Winston-Salem, North Carolina. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.
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