Historic Markers Across Tennessee



Mary Sharp College



Marker ID:  
Location: on South College Street (U.S. 41) near 3rd Avenue SE, Winchester, TN
County: Franklin
Coordinates: N 35° 11.124    W 086° 6.575
  35.1854    -86.10958333
Style: Mounted **
Waymark: None
 



Text:

In Memoriam
MARY SHARP COLLEGE
1851-1896
Pres. Z.C. Graves A.M. L.L.D.
MOTTO; LEARN TO THINK
First women’s' college in America to require Greek and Latin for Bachelors Degree
John Eaton M.S. Commissioner of Education
July 5, 1884
Original Mary Sha