Borden in Clark County, Indiana — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Borden Institute Site
Erected 1995 by Indiana Historical Bureau and West Clark Community Schools - Gifted/Talented Program. (Marker Number 10.1995.1.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Education. In addition, it is included in the Indiana Historical Bureau Markers series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1884.
Location. 38° 28.143′ N, 85° 56.784′ W. Marker is in Borden, Indiana, in Clark County. Marker is on West Street north of Summit Street, on the right when traveling north. Marker is located near the east end of Borden High School. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Borden IN 47106, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 12 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Old Borden Tavern / Borden Museum (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Pekin's Fourth of July Celebrations (approx. 4.6 miles away); First Catholic Church in Floyd County (approx. 9˝ miles away); Palmyra (approx. 9.9 miles away); General Jefferson C. Davis 1828-1879 (approx. 10 miles away); Morgan Plans to Attack Salem (approx. 10.3 miles away); Indiana University Southeast (approx. 11.2 miles away); Clark's Grant (approx. 11.2 miles away).
Also see . . . The Borden Legacy. An extensive biography of William W. Borden from the December 1995 edition of The Indiana Historian - A Magazine Exploring Indiana History. (Submitted on May 31, 2014.)
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