Monticello in Jefferson County, Florida — The American South (South Atlantic)
Howard Academy High School on Chestnut Street
Erected 2009 by The Jefferson County Public School District, The Jefferson County Retired Educators Association, Alumni and Friends and the Florida Department of State. (Marker Number F-682.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Rosenwald Schools marker series.
Location. 30° 33.113′ N, 83° 51.851′ W. Marker is in Monticello, Florida, in Jefferson County. Marker is on Mamie Scott Drive north of Cypress Street, on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Monticello FL 32344, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 6 other markers are within 15 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Howard Academy Elementary and Junior High School (Later Howard Academy High School) Second Street (approx. 0.9 miles away); Ernest I. Thomas Memorial (approx. one mile away); Oliver Baptist Church (approx. 7.7 miles away); Elizabeth Elementary School (approx. 7.9 miles away); Liberty Baptist Church (approx. 14.3 miles away in Georgia); Grooverville Methodist Church (approx. 14.3 miles away in Georgia).
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Categories. • African Americans • Education •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 14, 2013, by Tim Fillmon of Webster, Florida. This page has been viewed 315 times since then. Photo 1. submitted on August 14, 2013, by Tim Fillmon of Webster, Florida. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.
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