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Midland in Midland County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
 

Midland Christian College

2 blocks west to site of

 
 
Midland Christian College Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Kirchner, July 11, 2015
1. Midland Christian College Marker
Inscription. A 2-year, coeducational college that functioned 1910-1921. H. R. Garrett was first president. Students rode horse-drawn bus to campus; edited yearbook, "The Sandstorm." Some 250 attended in 1917. Financial stress forced closure. The 3-story gray brick building was later razed.
 
Erected 1970 by State Historical Survey Committee. (Marker Number 3362.)
 
Location. 31° 59.18′ N, 102° 5.994′ W. Marker is in Midland, Texas, in Midland County. Marker is at the intersection of Clark Street and College Avenue, on the right when traveling south on Clark Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Midland TX 79701, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. First Baptist Church of Midland (approx. 0.9 miles away); George W. Bush Childhood Home (approx. one mile away); The Oil Patch (approx. 1.2 miles away); Wichtex 18 Spudder (approx. 1.2 miles away); National Portable Drilling Machines (approx. 1.2 miles away); First Christian Church of Midland (approx. 1.2 miles away); Forth Worth “Super D” Spudder (approx. 1.2 miles away); Wichtex 66 Spudder (approx. 1.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Midland.
 
Categories. Education
 
Midland Christian College Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Kirchner, July 11, 2015
2. Midland Christian College Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 27, 2015, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. This page has been viewed 180 times since then and 43 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on July 27, 2015, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.
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