Greensboro in Guilford County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
operated by the Society
of Friends. Chartered
as New Garden Boarding
School in 1834. Opened
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.
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