Maud McKnight Lindsay

Maud McKnight Lindsay (HMUTB)

Location: Florence, AL 35630 Lauderdale County
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Country: United States of America
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N 34° 48.295', W 87° 39.028'

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May 13, 1874-May 30, 1941

Born in Tuscumbia, Lived in Sheffield Daughter of Robert Burns Lindsay, Governor of Alabama 1870-72. Teacher of Alabama first kindergarten-1898. Ranks as one of the greatest kindergarten teachers in the world. Author of 18 books for children. Maud Lindsay was close friend of Helen Keller.The Florence Free Kindergarten Established September 3, 1898Founded through the efforts of Miss Loulie Johnes, Mrs John R. Price, Mr. Frank Jackson, Mr. Thomas Phillip,TeacherMiss Maud McKnight LindsayTeacher, Writer, Philanthropist.The Monument erected for Miss Maud Lindsay in Appreciation of her life of service to the community.By students and friends Mrs. Grover Garner Chairman September 3, 1970
Year Placed1970
Placed ByMaud Lindsay Garden Club
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Date Added Friday, October 10th, 2014 at 7:37pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)16S E 440502 N 3851602
Decimal Degrees34.80491667, -87.65046667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 34° 48.295', W 87° 39.028'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds34° 48' 17.70" N, 87° 39' 1.68" W
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Area Code(s)256
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 1800-1898 Cole Ave, Florence AL 35630, US
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