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Bethany in Brooke County, West Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Archibald McLean

 
 
Archibald McLean Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., May 22, 2009
1. Archibald McLean Marker
Inscription.
Born in Prince Edward Island, Canada, September 4, 1849
Died December 15, 1920

Fourth President of Bethany College

For thirty-nine years Chief Executive of the
Foreign Christian Missionary Society

Every missionary sent to non-Christian lands
in the entire history of the Society
was commissioned by him.

First Vice-President of the United Christian
Missionary Society

"Pray ye the Lord of the Harvest that we send forth
laborers into His harvest"

 
Location. 40° 12.328′ N, 80° 32.794′ W. Marker is in Bethany, West Virginia, in Brooke County. Touch for map. Marker is in Campbell Cemetery, off Main Street (WV Route 67) east of Bethany. Marker is in this post office area: Bethany WV 26032, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within one mile of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Thomas Campbell (a few steps from this marker); Alexander Campbell (about 800 feet away, measured in a direct line); Campbell Cemetery (approx. 0.2 miles away but has been reported missing); Bethany Church of Christ (approx. 0.4 miles away); Delta Tau Delta Birthplace
Archibald McLean Tombstone and Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., May 22, 2009
2. Archibald McLean Tombstone and Marker
(approx. 0.6 miles away); Bethany / Rice's Fort (approx. 0.6 miles away); Renner Union - Bethany House (approx. 0.6 miles away); Bethany / Bethany College (approx. one mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Bethany.
 
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Archibald McLean Tombstone and Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., May 22, 2009
3. Archibald McLean Tombstone and Marker
At distant far right of photo.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 14, 2009, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 1,156 times since then and 35 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on July 14, 2009, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.
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