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OLDEST - Successful Educational Institution in the Territory of Utah - Morgan Commercial & Normal College - Salt Lake City, Utah
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Lord Mot
N 40° 45.827 W 111° 53.459
12T E 424799 N 4512917
Quick Description: Located in front of KUTV 2 News
Location: Utah, United States
Date Posted: 5/25/2011 4:19:58 PM
Waymark Code: WMBJ9B
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member silverquill
Views: 4

Long Description:
Monument reads:
On this site, John Morgan, noted Civil War Veteran, Educator, LDS Missionary, and Church Leader established the first successful Educational nstitution in the territory of Utah. Her was established in the Morgan College in 1870, Utah's first free public library and reading room and here many of the future pioneer Merchants, Bankers, Educators, and Church leaders received their educational training.

Organized January 1868
Type of documentation of superlative status: From Monument

Location of coordinates: In front of monument

Web Site: Not listed

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