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Clarksville in Montgomery County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
 

Archwood

 
 
Archwood Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, August 31, 2015
1. Archwood Marker
Inscription. Originally known as the Rexinger House, Archwood was built in 1878 by Samuel Rexinger, a former postmaster of Clarksville (1867-1883). In 1965, the private residence was sold to the State of Tennessee and became the property of Austin Peay State University. It was used as the home of the president of the university until 1980. The structure was renamed Archwood in 1977 and was listed on the National Register of Historical Places.
 
Erected by Tennessee Historical Commission. (Marker Number 3C 53.)
 
Location. 36° 31.919′ N, 87° 21.099′ W. Marker is in Clarksville, Tennessee, in Montgomery County. Marker is on East College Street (Tennessee Route 48) 0.1 miles west of 8th Street, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 703 East College Street, Clarksville TN 37044, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Austin Peay State University (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Site of Montgomery County Colleges (about 600 feet away); Recapture of Clarksville (about 700 feet away); Robert Loftin Newman (approx. 0.2 miles away);
Archwood (Samuel Rexinger House) image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, August 31, 2015
2. Archwood (Samuel Rexinger House)
Placed on NRHP on April 13, 1977.
Trinity Episcopal Church (approx. 0.4 miles away); Cave Johnson (approx. half a mile away); Clarence Cameron White (approx. half a mile away); Legion Street (approx. half a mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Clarksville.
 
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View of Archwood image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, August 31, 2015
3. View of Archwood
View of College Street from marker looking east. image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, August 31, 2015
4. View of College Street from marker looking east.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 22, 2015, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 191 times since then and 32 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on September 22, 2015, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.
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