Rust College

Rust College (HM26R5)

Location: Holly Springs, MS 38635 Marshall County
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Country: United States of America
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N 34° 46.598', W 89° 26.907'

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Estab. 1866 as Shaw Univ. for the education of freed slaves by Miss. Methodists and the Freedman's Aid Society. Renamed 1890 to honor Richard Sutton Rust, Methodist clergymen, educator and abolitionist.
HM NumberHM26R5
Series This marker is part of the series
Year Placed1979
Placed ByThe Mississippi Department of Archives and History
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Wednesday, April 11th, 2018 at 7:03pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)16S E 275945 N 3851004
Decimal Degrees34.77663333, -89.44845000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 34° 46.598', W 89° 26.907'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds34° 46' 35.88" N, 89° 26' 54.42" W
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Area Code(s)662
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling North
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 309-371 MS-178, Holly Springs MS 38635, US
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