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Daniel Alexander Payne (1811-1893)
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member deano1943
N 39° 50.066 W 077° 13.998
18S E 308897 N 4411767
Quick Description: This Historical Marker is located on N. Washington Street, in Gettysburg, Adams County, Pennsylvania.
Location: Pennsylvania, United States
Date Posted: 10/7/2006 6:58:48 PM
Waymark Code: WMTGF
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member unimoggers
Views: 22

Long Description:
Born a free African-American. He taught the Colored people at this college, 1837, while a student at the Lutheran Seminary. A historian, he was elected bishop of the A.M.E. Church, 1852, and was president of Wilberforce University, 1863-76.
Marker Name: Daniel Alexander Payne (1811-1893)

County: Adams

Date Dedicated: 03/10/1991

Marker Type: City

Location: 239 N. Washington Street, at Gettysburg College

Category: African American, Educator

Website: [Web Link]

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