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Clinton Junior College

 
 
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By Michael Sean Nix, November 25, 2009
1. Clinton Junior College Marker
Inscription.
Clinton Junior College, affiliated with the A.M.E. Zion Church, was founded in 1894 by Revs. Nero Crockett and W.M. Robinson as Clinton Institute. Named for Bishop Isom C. Clinton, it featured primary and secondary courses as well as a two-year college program. It became Clinton Junior College in 1965. Dr. Sallie V. Moreland (ca. 1898-2000) served 48 years as president of the college from 1946 to 1994.
 
Erected 2005 by Clinton Junior College. (Marker Number 46-34.)
 
Location. 34° 54.828′ N, 81° 2.682′ W. Marker is in Rock Hill, South Carolina, in York County. Marker is at the intersection of Crawford Road and Heckle Boulevard (South Carolina Highway 901), on the left when traveling south on Crawford Road. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1029 Crawford Road, Rock Hill SC 29730, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 10 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Emmett Scott School (approx. 0.4 miles away); Black Plantation / Hampton Campaign (approx. 1.2 miles away); Andrew Jackson Hotel / Vernon Grant (approx. 1.3 miles away); Village of Rock Hill / City of Rock Hill (approx. 1.3 miles away);
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By Michael Sean Nix, November 25, 2009
2. Clinton Junior College Marker
McCrory's Civil Rights Sit-ins / "Friendship Nine" (approx. 1.3 miles away); U.S. Post Office and Courthouse / Citizen's Building (approx. 1.3 miles away); First Presbyterian Church / Church Leaders (approx. 1.3 miles away); Rock Hill (approx. 1.3 miles away); Rock Hill Depots / Rock Hill Street Railway (approx. 1.4 miles away); Rock Hill Cotton Factory (approx. 1.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Rock Hill.
 
Also see . . .
1. Clinton Junior College. From its founding in 1894, Clinton Junior College (CJC) has sought to "design and implement an educational program that will help all students lead moral, spiritual and productive lives." (Submitted on January 17, 2010, by Brian Scott of Anderson, South Carolina.) 

2. Clinton Memorial Cemetery / Isom C. Clinton. Marker located in Lancaster, SC, dedicated to Isom Clinton and the Clinton Memorial Cemetery. (Submitted on January 17, 2010, by Brian Scott of Anderson, South Carolina.) 

3. African Methodist Episcopal Zion Church. Welcome to amez.org, the Web portal
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By Michael Sean Nix, November 25, 2009
3. Clinton Junior College
and online ministry of the people of The African Methodist Episcopal Zion Church. (Submitted on January 17, 2010, by Brian Scott of Anderson, South Carolina.) 

4. African Methodist Episcopal Zion Church. The African Methodist Episcopal Zion Church, or AME Zion Church, was officially formed in 1821, but operated for a number years before then. (Submitted on January 17, 2010, by Brian Scott of Anderson, South Carolina.) 
 
Categories. African AmericansEducation
 
Clinton Junior College image. Click for full size.
By Michael Sean Nix, November 25, 2009
4. Clinton Junior College
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By Michael Sean Nix, November 25, 2009
5. Clinton Junior College
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By Michael Sean Nix, November 25, 2009
6. Clinton Junior College
Clinton Junior College -<br>Artists Rendering of the Proposed College image. Click for full size.
Clinton Junior College by Piper Peters Aheron, Elaine Johnson Copeland, Cheryl J. McCullough
7. Clinton Junior College -
Artists Rendering of the Proposed College
Clinton Junior College -<br>First Faculty image. Click for full size.
Clinton Junior College by Piper Peters Aheron, Elaine Johnson Copeland, Cheryl J. McCullough, circa 1905
8. Clinton Junior College -
First Faculty
From left to right (front row): Miss Nettie C. Crockett (music), Mrs. Ella B. White (dietitian), Mrs. Alice V. Jones, Miss Fannie Beatty, and Miss Hattie E. Ramseur; (back row) Mr. Robert J. Boulware (math), Dr. I.A. Macon (science), Pres. Robert J. Crockett, Dr. James W. Eichelberger, and Charles H. Jones.
Bishop Isom C. Clinton image. Click for full size.
Clinton Junior College by Piper Peters Aheron, Elaine Johnson Copeland, Cheryl J. McCullough
9. Bishop Isom C. Clinton
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 27, 2009, by Michael Sean Nix of Spartanburg, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 938 times since then and 42 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on November 27, 2009, by Michael Sean Nix of Spartanburg, South Carolina.   7, 8, 9. submitted on January 17, 2010, by Brian Scott of Anderson, South Carolina. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.
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