Freed-Hardeman University

Address: 158 E. Main St. Henderson, TN Phone: (731) 989-6000
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Between 1869 and 1908, this school produced teachers, preachers, businessmen, and others during the Reconstruction Era. In 1907, the name was changed to the West Tennessee Christian College with A.G. Freed as president and N. B. Hardeman as vice president, and the university was renamed in their honor in 1919. FHU has been formally affiliated with the Churches of Christ since 1923, and hosts over 2,000 students from 31 states and 21 foreign countries today. Roland Historical Room is located in the Old Main Building. Open Mon.-Fri., 10 a.m.- 3 p.m. or by appointment.

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City: Henderson, TN
Subregion: West Tennessee

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