Maryville Polytechnic School - Maryville, TN
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N 35° 44.946 W 083° 58.746
17S E 230614 N 3960214
Quick Description: Memorial to the founders and retained the columns of the old school
Location: Tennessee, United States
Date Posted: 8/26/2019 5:24:01 AM
Waymark Code: WM116PK
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member monkeys4ever
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Long Description:

County of sign: Blunt County
Location of sign: E. Cedar Rd. & W. Broadway St. (US-411), Maryville High School, Maryville
Sign erected by: Former Students

Sign Text:


Dedicated with great affection and esteem by former students to the memory of Professor Charles William ("Bill Joe") Henry (1878-1935) and Mrs. Leola Landon Henry (1884-1966). Married January 1904. Founders and operators of Maryville Polytechnic School (1904-1926) who as educators devout Christians and church leaders profoundly influenced the lives of those who attended this school from far and wide.
(These columns, all that remains of Maryville Polytechnic School, stood at the base of the building entrance steps.)

Group that erected the marker: Former Students of Maryville Polytechnic

URL of a web site with more information about the history mentioned on the sign: [Web Link]

Address of where the marker is located. Approximate if necessary:
825 Lawrence Ave, Maryville, TN 37803

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