Historic Markers Across South Carolina



Clinton Junior College



Marker ID: SCHM 46-34
Location: 1029 Crawford Rd., Rock Hil, SC
County: York
Coordinates: N 34° 54.828    W 081° 2.682
  34.9138    -81.0447
Style: Free Standing **
 



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Clinton Junior College, affiliated with the A.M.E. Zion Church, was founded in 1894 by Revs. Nero Crockett and W.M. Robinson as Clinton Institute. Named for Bishop Isom C. Clinton, it featured primary and secondary courses as well as a two-year college program. It became Clinton Junior College in 1965. Dr. Sallie V. Moreland (ca. 1898-2000) served 48 years as president of the college from 1946 to 1994.

Erected by Clinton Junior College, 2005


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