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Columbia in Boone County, Missouri — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
 

George Clinton Swallow

A.M., M.D., L.L.D.

 

— 1817 - 1899 —

 
George Clinton Swallow Grave Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 29, 2012
1. George Clinton Swallow Grave Marker
Inscription.  

First Professor of Geology, Chemistry, Agriculture, and First Dean of
The College of Agriculture
University of Missouri.
First State Geologist of Missouri.

 
Erected 1927 by Boone County Historical Society, Geological and Agricultural Clubs of the University of Missouri, and Former Students and Friends.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: AgricultureCemeteries & Burial SitesEducationSettlements & Settlers.
 
Location. 38° 56.93′ N, 92° 20.26′ W. Marker is in Columbia, Missouri, in Boone County. Marker is in Columbia Cemetery, northeast of Russell Drive and Prewitt Road. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 30 East Broadway, Columbia MO 65203, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. James Shannon L.L.D. (within shouting distance of this marker); In Memory of the United States Colored Troops of the Civil War (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); Operation Desert Storm (about 800 feet away); Columbia Cemetery
George Clinton Swallow Grave Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 29, 2012
2. George Clinton Swallow Grave Marker
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(approx. 0.2 miles away); a different marker also named Columbia Cemetery (approx. 0.2 miles away); "Make A Brighter Future" (approx. ¼ mile away); African-American Heritage Trailhead (approx. ¼ mile away); African-American Heritage (approx. ¼ mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Columbia.
 
Also see . . .
1. George Clinton Swallow Papers at Missouri State Historical Society. (Submitted on September 13, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. Photo of George Clinton Swallow. (Submitted on September 13, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on September 13, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 558 times since then and 9 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on September 13, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.

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