Old Main Building Hereford Christian College - Hereford, TX
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.
N 34° 49.505 W 102° 23.700
13S E 738244 N 3856739
Quick Description: Now a marker display on the middle school lawn
Location: Texas, United States
Date Posted: 7/12/2014 5:58:01 AM
Waymark Code: WMM2ZY
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member QuesterMark
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Long Description:

County of remnant: Deaf Smith County
Lotion of remnant: Union Ave. & Ave. G., Hereford
Erected by college ex-students in tribute to early Christian leaders
Date erected: 1966

Text of THC marker mounted on the remnants:
Hereford College opened 1902 as co-educational public school in newly-built, 3-story main building. By 1903, college was transferred to Christian Church for needed financial support. Renamed Add-Ran College. The next year, name changed to Panhandle Christian College. Relying on tuition alone for support, college was forced to close in 1912. Housed Hereford High School, 1915-26.
This marker is mounted on Roswell, New Mexico, brownstone from the old main building.

Type: Remnant

Fee: 0

Hours:
School yard, common sense and courage


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