Mary Potter Academy

Mary Potter Academy (HMI8I)

Location: Oxford, NC 27565 Granville County
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Country: United States of America
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N 36° 18.789', W 78° 35.403'

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Founded by G.C. Shaw 1889 to educate African Americans. Named for a Presbyterian benefactor. Later a public school. Operated one block east.
HM NumberHMI8I
Marker NumberG-119
Year Placed2006
Placed ByNorth Carolina Office of Archives and History
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Friday, October 3rd, 2014 at 3:11pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)17S E 716360 N 4021377
Decimal Degrees36.31315000, -78.59005000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 36° 18.789', W 78° 35.403'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds36° 18' 47.34" N, 78° 35' 24.18" W
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Area Code(s)919, 252
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 140 College St, Oxford NC 27565, US
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