Borden Institute Site
Location: 301 West Street at school drive, Borden or New Providence. (Clark County, Indiana)
Erected 1995 Indiana Historical Bureau and West Clark Community Schools Gifted/Talented Program
ID# : 10.1995.1
Coeducational school founded 1884 by William W. Borden primarily to serve children of southern Indiana farmers. Low-cost, progressive program included teacher preparation and laboratory-based scientific studies. School closed 1906. Borden also established library and museum with extensive geological collections.