Historic Markers Across Tennessee

Wallace University School 1886 - 1941

Marker ID: NHC 43
Location: 2000 West End Ave., Nashville, TN
County: Davidson
Coordinates: N 36° 9.085    W 086° 47.972
  36.15141666    -86.79953333
Style: Free Standing **
Waymark: WM9MXC


To prepare young men for College & for life, believing the first object of education to develop character, the second to develop intellect, third to make Christian gentlemen, Wallace University School, directed by Professor Clarence B. Wallace, flourished on this site, 1914-1941. Graduates entered universities without taking the usual examinations.