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Hartsville College

Location: SE corner of town square, SR 46/East Harrison Street & North Jackson, Hartsville. (Bartholomew County, Indiana)

Erected 1995 Indiana Historical Bureau and Cross Cliff Little Hoosiers.

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ID# : 03.1995.1

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Original site of coeducational United Brethren school founded 1850 as Hartsville Academy by public act of Indiana General Assembly. Campus moved four blocks south, circa 1865; destroyed by fire, January 1898. Many graduates became distinguished citizens in their communities throughout the state and nation.

Keywords

Education, Religion