Historic Markers Across Tennessee



Maryville College



Marker ID: THC 1E 42
Location: on E. Lamar Alexander Pkwy (Route 321), Maryville, TN
County: Blount
Coordinates: N 35° 45.31    W 083° 57.77
  35.75516666    -83.96283333
Style: Free Standing **
Waymark: None
 



Text:

Founded in 1819 by the Synod of Tennessee, Presbyterian Church in the USA, as The Southern and Western Theological Seminary, its first president was Rev. Isaac Anderson, D.D. Its original buildings were on Broadway at College Street. Receiving its present