World's First College Chartered to Grant Degrees to WomenOn December 23, 1836, the Legislature of the State of Georgia chartered The Georgia Female College. The first class graduated July 26, 1840. In 1843, the name was changed to Wesleyan Female College; in 1919 to Wesleyan College.
|Series||This marker is part of the Georgia: Georgia Historical Society/Commission series|
|Placed By||Georgia Department of Natural Resources|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Friday, September 19th, 2014 at 2:46pm PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||17S E 253043 N 3636697|
|Decimal Degrees||32.84056667, -83.63850000|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 32° 50.434', W 83° 38.31'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||32° 50' 26.04" N, 83° 38' 18.60" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Area Code(s)||478, 912|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 401-415 College St, Macon GA 31201, US|
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