Historic Markers Across Tennessee

Bradley Academy

Marker ID: THC 3A 73
Location: at the intersection of Broad Street (U.S. 41) and Ash Street, Murfreesboro, TN
County: Rutherford
Coordinates: N 35° 50.336    W 086° 23.2
  35.83893333    -86.38666666
Style: Free Standing **
Waymark: WM493H


Stood 100 yards E. Organized 1806, with Jos. Dixon, Jno. R. Bedford, Jn. Thompson, St., Wm. P. Anderson, and Robert Smith trustees, it was supported partly by tuition fees, partly by lotteries. An early headmaster was Samuel P. Black. James K. Polk was at