Details for Blinn College Main Building (Atlas Number 5477008303)

Historical Marker — Atlas Number 5477008303


Marker Number 8303
Atlas Number 5477008303
Marker Title Blinn College Main Building
Index Entry Blinn College Main Building
Address 800 College Ave
City Brenham
County Washington
UTM Zone 14
UTM Easting 749945
UTM Northing 3339277
Subject Codes Methodist (Methodist Episcopal and United Methodist) denomination; educational topics
Marker Year 1962
Designations Recorded Texas Historic Landmark
Marker Location 800 block of College Ave., on old Main Bldg. Blinn College Campus, Brenham.
Marker Size Medallion and Plate
Marker Text Blinn College. Founded as "Mission Institute", March 28, 1883. Methodist affiliated. 1887 gift of Rev. Christian Blinn of New York built main hall. Name was changed 1889 to Blinn Memorial. This main building erected 1906. Became junior college, 1927. Recorded Texas Historic Landmark, 1965