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Linden Hall

 
 
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By Beverly Pfingsten, February 9, 2008
1. Linden Hall Marker
Inscription. Oldest girls' resident school in the United States. Founded in 1746 by the Moravian Church. Originally a day school, it has since 1794 drawn boarding students from a wide area. The school was chartered under its present name in 1863.
 
Erected 1980 by Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission.
 
Location. 40° 9.38′ N, 76° 18.099′ W. Marker is in Lititz, Pennsylvania, in Lancaster County. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Lititz PA 17543, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. On This Site in 1861 Julius Sturgis (a few steps from this marker); Lititz Moravian Congregation (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Heritage Center (about 300 feet away); The Lititz Pharmacopoeia (about 300 feet away); In Memory of the Brave Soldiers of the Continental Army (about 300 feet away); John Augustus Sutter Memorial (approx. mile away); Elmer Holmes Bobst (approx. 0.3 miles away); Lititz (approx. 0.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Lititz.
 
Also see . . .  Linden Hall History. (Submitted on February 9, 2008, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.)
 
Categories. Churches, Etc.Colonial EraEducationNotable Buildings
 
Linden Hall image. Click for full size.
By William Pfingsten, February 9, 2008
2. Linden Hall
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on February 9, 2008, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. This page has been viewed 1,018 times since then and 31 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on February 9, 2008, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.
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