Historic Markers Across Alabama



Sigma Alpha Epsilon



Marker ID: AHA 
Location: intersection of University Boulevard and 5th Avenue, Tuscaloosa, Alabama
County: Tuscaloosa
Coordinates: N 33° 12.552    W 087° 32.499
  33.2092    -87.54165
Style: Free Standing **
Waymark: None
 



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Founded in Tuscaloosa on the campus of the University of Alabama on March 9, 1856. Its chapter designation, Alabama Mu, identifies it as the mother chapter of the national collegiate fraternity.

Founding Members:
Noble Leslie DeVotie • Nathan Elams Cockrell • Thomas Chappell Cook • Samuel Marion Dennis • Wade Foster • John Webb Kerr • Abner Edwin Patton • John Barratt Rudulph

Erected 1993 by Alabama Historical Association.







End of Sigma Alpha Epsilon