Details for Midland Christian College (Atlas Number 5329003362)

Historical Marker — Atlas Number 5329003362


Marker Number 3362
Atlas Number 5329003362
Marker Title Midland Christian College
Index Entry Midland Christian College
Address College and Clark streets
City Midland
County Midland
UTM Zone 14
UTM Easting 222908
UTM Northing 3624423
Subject Codes educational topics
Marker Year 1970
Recorded Texas Historic Landmark No
Private Property No
Marker Location Ulmer Park, College at Clark streets
Marker Condition In Situ
Marker Size 14" x 24"
Marker Text 2 blocks west to site of Midland Christian College 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. (1970)