Historic Markers Across Tennessee

Capitol of State of Franklin

Marker ID: THC 1C 70
Location: 204 N. College St, Greeneville, TN
County: Greene
Coordinates: N 36° 9.861    W 082° 49.712
  36.16435    -82.82853333
Style: Free Standing **
Waymark: WM6D85


This is a replica of the building which is believed to have served as the capitol of the State of Franklin from 1785 until 1788 and which originally stood near the intersection of Main and Depot Streets. At constitutional conventions held there, competing