[Texas Historical Commission Marker: The Rev. J. M. Binkley] Metadata

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Title

  • Main Title [Texas Historical Commission Marker: The Rev. J. M. Binkley]

Creator

  • Photographer: West, Carolyn Effie
    Creator Type: Personal

Date

  • Creation: 2011-12/2012-03

Language

  • English

Description

  • Content Description: Photograph of the Texas Historical Commission marker for The Rev. J. M. Binkley (February 26, 1833 - January 13, 1916) in Sherman, Texas. Text: Jacob Monroe Binkley came to Texas from Tennessee in 1852. Before being licensed to preach in 1855 he was an effective orator for the cause of temperance. In 1859 he organized and was first pastor of the church later known as First United Methodist Church of Sherman. From 1865 until his death, the Rev. Mr. Binkley was a Methodist residing elder, retaining his Sherman residence. A strong supporter of education, he was board chairman at Southwestern University and Kidd-Key College.
  • Physical Description: 1 photograph : col. ; 2267 x 1895 px.

Subject

  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: Historical markers -- Texas -- Grayson County.
  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: Historic sites -- Texas -- Grayson County.
  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: Grayson County (Tex.) -- History.
  • University of North Texas Libraries Browse Structure: Architecture - Landmarks - Historic Markers
  • University of North Texas Libraries Browse Structure: Places - United States - Texas - Grayson County
  • Keyword: THC
  • Keyword: plaques
  • Keyword: historic markers

Primary Source

  • Item is a Primary Source

Coverage

  • Place Name: United States - Texas - Grayson County - Sherman
  • Start Date: 1833
  • End Date: 2012
  • Time Period: tex-rev

Relation

  • References: [Photograph of the Grave of The Rev. J. M. Binkley]

Collection

  • Name: Texas History Collection
    Code: THC

Institution

  • Name: Private Collection of Carolyn West
    Code: PCCW

Resource Type

  • Photograph

Format

  • Image

Identifier

  • Accession or Local Control No: revjmbink1
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metapth256890