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Near Franklin in Johnson County, Indiana — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Old Hopewell Academy

 
 
Old Hopewell Academy Marker image. Click for full size.
By Courtesy:: Marilyn S. Wolf, July 14, 2013
1. Old Hopewell Academy Marker
Inscription.

1855 - - - 1889

To commemorate the Ideals and Services of the Old Hopewell Academy and the faithful labors of the Teachers who here through many years brought to the youth of this community inspiration for life through the text books they taught and the personalities they revealed in their work.
 
Erected 1939 by Graduates, Former Students and Friends.
 
Location. 39° 29.622′ N, 86° 6.95′ W. Marker is near Franklin, Indiana, in Johnson County. Marker can be reached from Road W100N south of State Road 144, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. At the Hopewell Cemetery go up into the drive-way of the Hopewell Church. The marker is near the flag poll at the northern edge of the parking lot. Marker is in this post office area: Franklin IN 46131, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Franklin Township High School (a few steps from this marker); Hopewell Academy 1855 to 1884 (within shouting distance of this marker); Big Spring (approx. 0.2 miles away); a different marker also named Big Spring (approx. 0.2 miles
Full View - - Old Hopewell Academy Marker image. Click for full size.
By Courtesy:: Marilyn S. Wolf, July 14, 2013
2. Full View - - Old Hopewell Academy Marker
away); The Hopewell Flag (approx. half a mile away); Two Cent Road and Three Notch Road (approx. 2 miles away); Franklin (approx. 2.9 miles away); Birthplace of Paul Vories McNutt (approx. 3.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Franklin.
 
Also see . . .  Hopewell Presbyterian Church. (Submitted on July 17, 2013, by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana.)
 
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Long View - - Old Hopewell Academy Marker image. Click for full size.
By Courtesy:: Marilyn S. Wolf, July 14, 2013
3. Long View - - Old Hopewell Academy Marker
Wide View - - Old Hopewell Academy Marker image. Click for full size.
By Courtesy:: Marilyn S. Wolf, July 14, 2013
4. Wide View - - Old Hopewell Academy Marker
Other View - - Old Hopewell Academy Marker image. Click for full size.
By Courtesy:: Marilyn S. Wolf, July 14, 2013
5. Other View - - Old Hopewell Academy Marker
Hopewell Cemetery - Sign next-door to Old Hopewell Marker image. Click for full size.
By Courtesy:: Marilyn S. Wolf, July 14, 2013
6. Hopewell Cemetery - Sign next-door to Old Hopewell Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 16, 2013, by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana. This page has been viewed 344 times since then and 24 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on July 16, 2013, by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana.
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