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Site of Marshall Masonic Female Institute

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N. Franklin and W. Burleson St., Marshall, TX, USA

Latitude & Longitude: 32° 32' 48.695604", -94° 22' 11.766648"
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    School originated as Female Department of Marshall University, chartered Jan. 18, 1842, by . Marshall Masonic Lodge No. 22 chartered the Female Institute as a separate school in 1850. Five lodge members (including city's most prominent men) were on institute's executive board. By 1853, there were fifty-three students and a faculty of five. Two who served longest of the school's five presidents were Dr. Thomas B. Wilson (1850-1858 and 1865-1870) and Dr. Charles B. Stuart (1874-1886).

This page last updated: 7/15/2008

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