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Clinton in Hinds County, Mississippi — The American South (East South Central)
 

Mississippi College

 
 
Mississippi College Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, October 16, 2015
1. Mississippi College Marker
Inscription. Founded 1826, is oldest of Mississippi senior colleges. Under Baptist control. Was first coeducational college to grant degree to a woman. Famed for producing many a leader in church and state.
 
Erected 1950 by Mississippi Historical Commission.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Mississippi State Historical Marker Program marker series.
 
Location. 32° 20.225′ N, 90° 19.828′ W. Marker is in Clinton, Mississippi, in Hinds County. Marker is at the intersection of West College Street and Jefferson Street, on the right when traveling east on West College Street. Touch for map. Across from the Aven Fine Arts Building of Mississippi College. Marker is at or near this postal address: West College Street, Clinton MS 39058, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. “Love is Immortal” (within shouting distance of this marker); Benjamin Whitfield (within shouting distance of this marker); Tanglewood (approx. 0.2 miles away); Charles Caldwell Assassination (approx. 0.2 miles away); Hillman College (approx.
Mississippi College - Nelson Hall image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, October 16, 2015
2. Mississippi College - Nelson Hall
Main Administrative Building
mile away); Dr. Walter Hillman (approx. mile away); Clinton Cemetery (approx. half a mile away); Cowles Mead Cemetery (approx. 1.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Clinton.
 
Also see . . .  College website and history. (Submitted on October 19, 2015, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.)
 
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View of marker & brick staircase image. Click for full size.
By Cosmos Mariner, May 30, 2013
3. View of marker & brick staircase
View from marker looking west on College Street image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, October 16, 2015
4. View from marker looking west on College Street
View from College, north on Jefferson Street. image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, October 16, 2015
5. View from College, north on Jefferson Street.
View south on Jefferson Street towards marker & Mississippi College. image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, October 16, 2015
6. View south on Jefferson Street towards marker & Mississippi College.
Self Hall Entrance image. Click for full size.
By Cosmos Mariner, May 30, 2013
7. Self Hall Entrance
Ratliff Hall Entrance image. Click for full size.
By Cosmos Mariner, May 30, 2013
8. Ratliff Hall Entrance
Mississippi College image. Click for full size.
By Cosmos Mariner, May 30, 2013
9. Mississippi College
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on March 21, 2017. This page originally submitted on October 19, 2015, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 281 times since then and 101 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on October 19, 2015, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.   3. submitted on March 6, 2017, by Cosmos Mariner of Cape Canaveral, Florida.   4, 5, 6. submitted on October 19, 2015, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.   7, 8. submitted on March 6, 2017, by Cosmos Mariner of Cape Canaveral, Florida.   9. submitted on March 7, 2017, by Cosmos Mariner of Cape Canaveral, Florida.
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