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JACKSONVILLE COLLEGIATE INSTITUTE. Jacksonville Collegiate Institute was conducted in Jacksonville, Texas, from 1873 to 1878 by John J. A. Patton, the son of a Presbyterian minister. The school closed when Patton moved to Marlin.


Hattie Joplin Roach, A History of Cherokee County (Dallas: Southwest, 1934).

Louise Kelly


The following, adapted from the Chicago Manual of Style, 15th edition, is the preferred citation for this article.

Louise Kelly, "JACKSONVILLE COLLEGIATE INSTITUTE," Handbook of Texas Online (, accessed November 25, 2015. Uploaded on June 15, 2010. Published by the Texas State Historical Association.