Abilene in Taylor County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
Childers Classical Institute
Erected 2010 by Texas Historical Commission. (Marker Number 16569.)
Location. 32° 27.024′ N, 99° 44.836′ W. Marker is in Abilene, Texas, in Taylor County. Marker is at the intersection of N. 1st Street and Graham Street, on the right when traveling west on N. 1st Street. Touch for map. Marker is located east of the Global Samaritan Resources building near the flagpole. Marker is at or near this postal address: 2074 N. 1st St, Abilene TX 79603, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this Magee House (approx. ¼ mile away); Hattie and Henry Sayles, Sr., House (approx. half a mile away); Site of Guitar Mansion (approx. half a mile away); Old Weather Bureau Building (approx. half a mile away); Laughter Undertaking Co. (approx. half a mile away); James Harrison Parramore (approx. 0.7 miles away); Sacred Heart Catholic Church (approx. 0.7 miles away); Site of Abilene's First School (approx. 0.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Abilene.
Also see . . . Abilene Christian University's History. From the university's website. (Submitted on July 19, 2015.)
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 19, 2015, by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas. This page has been viewed 156 times since then and 34 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on July 19, 2015, by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas.