Historic Markers Across Tennessee



Maryville Polytechnic School



Marker ID:  
Location: on West Broadway Ave. Maryville, TN
County: Blount
Coordinates: N 35° 44.95    W 083° 58.739
  35.74916666    -83.97898333
Style: Free Standing **
Waymark: None
 



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Maryville Polytechnic School


Dedicated with great affection and esteem by former students to the memory of Professor Charles William ("Bill Joe") Henry (1878-1935) and Mrs. Leola Landon Henry (1884-1966). Married January 1904. Founders and operators of Maryville Polytechnic School (1904-1926) who as educators, devout Christians and church leaders profoundly influenced the lives of those who attended this school from far and near.

(These columns, all that remains of Maryville Polytechnic, stood at the base of the building entrance steps.)