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Fullerton in Orange County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
 

Fullerton College

 
 
Fullerton College Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Kindig, June 22, 2008
1. Fullerton College Marker
Inscription. Offering its first courses on September 25, 1913 to 28 students, Fullerton College is the oldest community college in continuous operation in California. All the college classes were held in the Fullerton High School facilities until 1937 when the first building was completed on the campus.
 
Erected 1976 by Orange County Board of Supervisors and Orange County Historical Commission. (Marker Number 19.)
 
Location. 33° 52.496′ N, 117° 55.102′ W. Marker is in Fullerton, California, in Orange County. Marker is on East Chapman Avenue, on the right when traveling west. Click for map. Marker is located on the grounds of Fullerton College. Marker is at or near this postal address: 321 East Chapman Avenue, Fullerton CA 92832, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. North Gate of City of Anaheim (approx. 2.1 miles away); Anaheim Cemetery (approx. 2.4 miles away but has been reported missing); Helena Modjeska (approx. 2.5 miles away); Macadamia Tree (approx. 2.7 miles away); Mother Colony House (approx. 2.7 miles away);
Fullerton College image. Click for full size.
By Michael Kindig, June 22, 2008
2. Fullerton College
a different marker also named Mother Colony House (approx. 2.7 miles away); Old Anaheim Library (approx. 2.9 miles away); Site of San Pedro Gate (approx. 3 miles away).
 
Categories. Education
 
Fullerton Junior College Campus image. Click for full size.
By Unknown, circa 1934
3. Fullerton Junior College Campus
Courtesy of OAC - Online Archive of California and Fullerton College.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Michael Kindig of Long Beach, California. This page has been viewed 485 times since then and 8 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Michael Kindig of Long Beach, California.   3. submitted on . • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
 
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