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Mexico in Audrain County, Missouri — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
 

Missouri Military Academy

 
 
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By William Fischer, Jr., October 12, 2013
1. Missouri Military Academy Marker
Inscription.

Presented to
Missouri Military Academy
in honor of its
One Hundredth Anniversary
1889 - 1989
by the
Mexico Area Chamber of Commerce
with deep appreciation and grateful
recognition of its 100 continuous years of
outstanding community service
and good citizenship to the
community of Mexico, Missouri
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This presentation made to the
Missouri Military Academy
on the occasion of its
Seventy-fifth Anniversary
by the
Mexico Chamber of Commerce
in grateful recognition of its
outstanding community service
and good citizenship
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Stribling Hall
In Tribute To
Col. Charles Riddle Stribling, Jr.
Inspiring classroom teacher; acclaimed national,
state and local leader in civic affairs and education;
successful businessman, whose most treasured personal
reward always came from moulding boys into ever
more highly dedicated and accomplished M.M.A. cadets,
gentlemen, and Americans.

1920-33 Member of Faculty
1933-68 President and Superintendent
1968- Chairman of the Board

Dedicated by the Board of Trustees...1981
Missouri Military Academy Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., October 12, 2013
2. Missouri Military Academy Marker

 
Erected 1964 by Mexico Area Chamber of Commerce and MMA Board of Trustees.
 
Location. 39° 10.315′ N, 91° 52.078′ W. Marker is in Mexico, Missouri, in Audrain County. Click for map. Markers are on Stribling Hall. Marker is at or near this postal address: 204 North Grand Street, Mexico MO 65265, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. John Bingle Morris (approx. 0.8 miles away); Audrain County Veterans Memorial (approx. 0.8 miles away); The Missouri Exercise Tiger Army & Navy Anchor Memorial (approx. 0.8 miles away); Mexico (approx. 1.2 miles away); Rex McDonald 833 (approx. 1.2 miles away); Graceland (approx. 1.2 miles away); Old Stones (approx. 1.2 miles away); Hardin College Bell (approx. 1.2 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Mexico.
 
Also see . . .
1. Missouri Military Academy. (Submitted on November 30, 2013, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. History of Missouri Military Academy. (Submitted on December 1, 2013, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
3. Charles Stribling, Jr. Statue on MMA Campus. (Submitted on December 1, 2013, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
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Missouri Military Academy Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., October 12, 2013
3. Missouri Military Academy Marker
Stribling Hall and Missouri Military Academy Markers image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., October 12, 2013
4. Stribling Hall and Missouri Military Academy Markers
Missouri Military Academy image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., October 12, 2013
5. Missouri Military Academy
Stribling Hall in center distance
Missouri Military Academy Flagpole image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., October 12, 2013
6. Missouri Military Academy Flagpole
View from Stribling Hall
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 293 times since then and 5 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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