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Fort Wayne in Allen County, Indiana — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Site of the Fort Wayne College

Better known as the old M.E. College

 
 
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By Michael Baker
1. Site of the Fort Wayne College Marker
Inscription. Established in 1846 as the Fort Wayne Female College on grounds donated by Wm. Rockhill. In 1855 the college consolidated with the Fort Wayne Collegiate Institute for Young Men and it was then call the M.E. College. In 1890 the college grounds were deeded to Taylor University. Erected by the M.E. College Association - 1936.
 
Erected by The M.E. College Association.
 
Location. 41° 4.519′ N, 85° 9.436′ W. Marker is in Fort Wayne, Indiana, in Allen County. Marker is on Thieme Drive, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Fort Wayne IN 46802, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. "Johnny Appleseed" (approx. 0.2 miles away); Carole Lombard (approx. mile away); Old Aqueduct Club Memorial (approx. 0.3 miles away); Wabash and Erie Canal Groundbreaking (approx. half a mile away); Fort Miamis (approx. half a mile away); The First French Fort / The First Playground in Fort Wayne (approx. half a mile away); Lindenwood Cemetery (approx. mile away); Richardville (approx. one mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Fort Wayne.
 
Categories. Education
 
Site of the Fort Wayne College Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Baker
2. Site of the Fort Wayne College Marker
Site of the Fort Wayne College Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Baker
3. Site of the Fort Wayne College Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on December 2, 2016. This page originally submitted on December 2, 2016, by Michael Baker of Lima, Ohio. This page has been viewed 195 times since then and 55 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on December 2, 2016, by Michael Baker of Lima, Ohio. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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