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Southwestern at Memphis

North Parkway, Memphis, TN , USA

Latitude & Longitude: 35° 9' 13.740732", -89° 59' 24.453672"
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Its progenitor was Montgomery Masonic College, founded at Clarksville, 1848, with Dr. W.M. Hopkins president. Renamed Stewart College, 1855, when the Nashville Synod assumed control, it became a college of the Presbyterian Church in the USA, 1861, being incorporated as Southwestern Presbyterian University, 1875. It moved here in 1925.

Last updated: 2/14/2015 15:17:00
    Related Themes: Tennessee Freemasons, Masonic Lodges, Miss. Freemasonry
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