VA-SC001 McConnells Birthplace

Marker text: McConnell's Birthplace
Eight and one-half miles northwest was born John Preston McConnell, noted educator. He taught in Milligan College, the University of Virginia and Emory and Henry College. He was the president of the Radford State Teachers College, 1913-1937. Dr. McConnell was president of Southwestern Virginia, Inc., and was associated with many cultural agencies.
Southwestern Virginia, Inc. 1938

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