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Millsaps College

 
 
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By Jeff Lovorn, November 14, 2011
1. Mlilsaps College Marker
Inscription. Chartered Feb. 21, 1890 by Miss. Methodists. Named for & largely endowed by Maj. R.W. Millsaps. Bishop C.B. Galloway first president of Board; Bishop W.B. Murrah first president of college.
 
Erected 1950 by Mississippi Historical Commission.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Mississippi State Historical Marker Program marker series.
 
Location. 32° 19.231′ N, 90° 10.924′ W. Marker is in Jackson, Mississippi, in Hinds County. Marker is at the intersection of North West Street and McTyere Street, on the right when traveling south on North West Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Jackson MS 39202, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within one mile of this marker, measured as the crow flies. The "Cotton Bale" Battery (approx. half a mile away); MFWC Headquarters (approx. 0.6 miles away); Eudora Welty House (approx. mile away); Church of Christ (Holiness) U.S.A. (approx. 0.9 miles away); Confederate Burial Ground (approx. 0.9 miles away); Mount Helm Baptist Church - Original Site (approx. one mile away); Greenwood Cemetery (approx. one mile away); Union Battery Position (approx. one mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Jackson.
 
Categories. Education
 
Millsaps College Marker image. Click for full size.
By Tom Bosse, July 1, 2017
2. Millsaps College Marker
Millsaps College image. Click for full size.
By Tom Bosse
3. Millsaps College
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on July 18, 2017. This page originally submitted on January 1, 2012, by Jeff Lovorn of Florence, Mississippi. This page has been viewed 319 times since then and 42 times this year. Photos:   1. submitted on January 1, 2012, by Jeff Lovorn of Florence, Mississippi.   2, 3. submitted on July 15, 2017, by Tom Bosse of Jefferson City, Tennessee. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.
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