Carson - Newman College

Carson - Newman College (HMIYJ)

Location: Jefferson City, TN 37760 Jefferson County
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Country: United States of America
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N 36° 6.917', W 83° 29.576'

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1/2 mi. Following organizational meetings in 1849, this was chartered as Mossy Creek Missionary Baptist Seminary in 1851. It closed 1861-65, its buildings being occupied and badly damaged by Federal troops in that period. Resuming operation in 1866, its name was changed to Carson College in honor of a benefactor. Uniting with Newman College, a female institution, it has had its present name since 1889.
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HM NumberHMIYJ
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Marker Number1C42
Placed ByTennessee Historical Commission
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Date Added Tuesday, October 21st, 2014 at 2:33am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)17S E 275623 N 3999613
Decimal Degrees36.11528333, -83.49293333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 36° 6.917', W 83° 29.576'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds36° 6' 55.02" N, 83° 29' 34.56" W
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Area Code(s)865
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 100-104 Andrew Johnson Hwy, Jefferson City TN 37760, US
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