Morgan Hall, 1910

Morgan Hall, 1910 (HMJGT)

Location: Tuscaloosa, AL 35401 Tuscaloosa County
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Country: United States of America
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N 33° 12.743', W 87° 32.876'

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Named for John Tyler Morgan (1824-1907).

As U.S. Senator, Morgan led the 1882 campaign to obtain federal funds in reparation for the destruction of the University of Alabama campus by Union Troops in 1865.

A member of the Alabama Secession Convention and a Brigadier General in the Confederate Army, Morgan was later (1876) elected to the U.S. Senate, where he became known as "Canal Morgan" for his strong support of a canal across Central America.
Placed ByUniversity of Alabama
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Date Added Thursday, October 9th, 2014 at 10:36am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)16S E 448937 N 3674965
Decimal Degrees33.21238333, -87.54793333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 33° 12.743', W 87° 32.876'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds33° 12' 44.58" N, 87° 32' 52.56" W
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Area Code(s)205
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 255 Capstone Dr, Tuscaloosa AL 35401, US
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