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Greensboro in Guilford County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Guilford College

 
 
Guilford College Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, February 4, 2013
1. Guilford College Marker
Inscription.
A coeducational college
operated by the Society
of Friends. Chartered
as New Garden Boarding
School in 1834. Opened
in 1837.

 
Erected 1993 by Division of Archives and History. (Marker Number J 35.)
 
Location. 36° 5.398′ N, 79° 53.308′ W. Marker is in Greensboro, North Carolina, in Guilford County. Touch for map. Marker is located on the Guilford College campus. Marker is at or near this postal address: W Friendly Avenue, Greensboro NC 27410, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within one mile of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Joseph Gurney Cannon (here, next to this marker); New Garden Friends Meeting (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Underground Railroad (about 300 feet away); Levi Coffin (about 400 feet away); Randall Jarrell (approx. 0.2 miles away); 1757 New Garden Land Purchase (approx. 0.2 miles away); Battle of New Garden (approx. 0.2 miles away); Dolly Madison (approx. one mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Greensboro.
 
Categories. Education
 
Guilford College Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, February 4, 2013
2. Guilford College Marker
Marker in Greensboro image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, February 4, 2013
3. Marker in Greensboro
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on February 5, 2013, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 269 times since then and 14 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on February 5, 2013, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.
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