Hardin-Simmons University, Abilene, Tex.
Earlier Established Forms
Hardin-Simmons University, Abilene, Tex.Hardin-Simmons University, Abilene, Tex. Simmons University (Abilene, Tex.)Simmons University (Abilene, Tex.)
found: McClure, D. M. The world famous Cowboy Band, 1923-1973, c1983 (x-ref.) t.p. (Hardin-Simmons University, Abilene, Texas)
found: LC data base, 7-12-83 (hdg.: Hardin-Simmons University, Abilene, Tex.)
found: Info. from TxSalA, Mar. 1, 2002 (info. from TxAbH, Mar 1, 2002: Abilene Baptist College was chartered on February 18, 1891; in November 1891 Board meeting the trustees resolved that "The corporate name of 'The Abilene Baptist College' be changed to that of 'The Simmons College"; in February 1894, the resolution was adapted to shorten the corporate name of The Simmons College to that of Simmons College; Simmons College became Simmons University in 1925; Simmons University became Hardin-Simmons University in 1934)