Historic Markers Across Alabama



Birmingham-Southern College



Marker ID: AHA 
Location: on Arkadelphia Road, Birmingham, Alabama
County: Jefferson
Coordinates: N 33° 30.849    W 086° 50.989
  33.51415    -86.84981666
Style: Free Standing **
Waymark: None
 



Text:

Created in 1918 on this site
by merger of two colleges:
Southern University
a Methodist college
founded in 1856 at Greensboro.
Birmingham College
founded by Methodist as
N. Alabama Conference College
on this site in 1898.


Erected 1955 by Alabama Historical Association.








End of Birmingham-Southern College