Historic Markers Across Tennessee



Pride Mansion



Marker ID: THC 1E 55
Location: 416 W Broadway Ave, Maryville, TN
County: Blount
Coordinates: N 35° 45.099    W 083° 58.511
  35.75165    -83.97518333
Style: Free Standing **
Waymark: WMNFY9
 



Text:

Dr. Samuel Pride, first Worthy Master of the New Providence Masonic Lodge, built his house here. Maj. Gen. W. T. Sherman, enroute to the relief of Burnside at Knoxville, billeted himself here. From 1878 to 1900 it was the Friends’ Normal Institute. Becomi