Woodville Academy and Woodville College
That same year the town of Woodville and Woodville College were chartered. The school-- in the old Masonic Lodge (1,200 ft. W)--closed after a few years.
Among some 40 higher schools chartered in Texas 1845-1861, these two reflect a state-wide surge of interest in education.
Erected 1969 by State historical Survey Committee. (Marker Number 11462.)
Location. 30° 46.512′ N, 94° 24.93′ W. Marker is in Woodville, Texas, in Tyler County. Marker is on W. Bluff Street (U.S. 190) west of U.S. 69, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 100 W. Bluff Street, Woodville TX 75979, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 4 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Lt. Col. Phillip A. Work (here, next to this marker); Tyler County Courthouse (here, next to this marker); Tyler County (a few steps from
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