Ever run into a school where your ancestor studied only to discover that it had closed or otherwise gone dark? This index of colleges and universities that have closed, merged, or changed their name may be helpful to you.
From the landing page, click on the state of interest, and you will be given an alphabetical list of subject schools with start and end dates, affiliation, and, if one is lucky, other interesting information.
Check it out at:
College History Garden: Index of Colleges and Universities that have Closed, Merged, or Changed Names:
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