Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Better Half
N 35° 36.802 W 084° 27.708
16S E 729897 N 3944032
Quick Description: Sweetwater, TN
Location: Tennessee, United States
Date Posted: 9/19/2007 7:45:45 PM
Waymark Code: WM282E
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Titansfan
Views: 37

Long Description:

Founded in 1874 on College Street as Sweetwater Militay College by Dr. J. Lynn Bachman, the name was changed to Tennessee Military Institute in 1902 and T M I ACADEMY in 1975. It was relocated to this site in 1909 as a preparatory school. Presidents Dr. Bachman, 1874-1902; Col. O. C. Hulvey, 1902-1918; Col. C. R. Endsley, 1918-1956; Col. C. R. Endsley, Jr., 1956 - 1972; and C. W. Price, vice-president, 1920-1966, provided continuity of purpose. Its many graduates are prominent world wide in military, medicine, science, commerce, and government.
Marker Name: T M I ACADEMY ~ 1F 35

Marker Location: Roadside

Type of Marker: Other

Marker Number: 1F 35

Group(s) Responsible for placing Marker:
Tennessee Historical Commission

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