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South Portland in Cumberland County, Maine — The American Northeast (New England)
 

Morris P. Cates

 
 
Morris P. Cates Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 25, 2011
1. Morris P. Cates Marker
Inscription.

In memory
Morris P. Cates
Deputy Commissioner of Education
through whose untiring efforts
- Maine -
Vocational-Technical Institute
was established
in 1946

 
Location. 43° 38.776′ N, 70° 13.787′ W. Marker is in South Portland, Maine, in Cumberland County. Marker is at the intersection of Fort Road and Campus Center Drive, on the right when traveling north on Fort Road. Touch for map. Marker is on Cates Hall, on the Southern Maine Community College campus. Marker is at or near this postal address: 88 Fort Road, South Portland ME 04106, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Fort Preble (a few steps from this marker); Civilian Conservation Corps (about 800 feet away, measured in a direct line); First Congregational Church of South Portland (approx. 0.2 miles away); Coast Artillery Corps at Fort Preble (approx. 0.2 miles away); Early Settlement (approx. mile away); Shipbuilding (approx. mile away); Fort Gorges (approx. 0.3 miles away); Liberty Ship Memorial (approx. half a mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in South Portland.
 
Also see . . .  History of Southern Maine Community College.
Morris P. Cates Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 25, 2011
2. Morris P. Cates Marker
At entrance to Cates Hall
(Submitted on May 22, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. Education
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on May 22, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 425 times since then and 32 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on May 22, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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