Ogden College

Ogden College (HMW26)

Location: Bowling Green, KY 42101 Warren County
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Country: United States of America
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N 36° 59.202', W 86° 26.981'

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Founded here, 1877, with funds left by Robert Ogden, local businessman. Filled educational gap, as there were no public schools here until 1882. Prep school accredited in 1919. Ogden's criteria: regular attendance, gentlemanly deportment, diligent study. consolidated with Western Kentucky University, 1927. Its name retained in the Ogden College of Science and Technology.
HM NumberHMW26
Series This marker is part of the Kentucky: Kentucky Historical Society series
Historical PeriodOther
Historical PlaceSchool
Marker TypeHistoric District
Marker ClassHistorical Marker
Marker StyleFree Standing
Marker Number1360
Year Placed1970
Placed ByKentucky Historical Society and Kentucky Department of Highways
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Sunday, October 5th, 2014 at 5:51pm PDT -07:00
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)16S E 548973 N 4093538
Decimal Degrees36.98670000, -86.44968333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 36° 59.202', W 86° 26.981'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds36° 59' 12.1200" N, 86° 26' 58.8600" W
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Area Code(s)270, 502
Can be seen from road?Yes
Is marker in the median?No
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 1512-1518 State St, Bowling Green KY 42101, US
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