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North Carolina Historical MarkersNorth Carolina State Library (H85)

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North Carolina State Library. Established 1812 under Wm. Hill, Sec. of State; James F. Taylor first state librarian, 1843. Moved here in 1968.

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location: North Carolina

date approved: 8/29/2013

last visited: 9/20/2013

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North Carolina Historical MarkersN.C. Division of Archives & History (H82)

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N.C. Division of Archives & History. Organized as the N.C. Historical Commission in 1903; R.D.W. Conner, first secretary. Moved to this building, 1968.

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location: North Carolina

date approved: 8/29/2013

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North Carolina Historical MarkersSt. Agnes (H121)

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St. Agnes. Hospital. First nursing school in N.C. for African Americans. 1896-1961. Founded by Sarah Hunter. Building four blocks N.

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location: North Carolina

date approved: 8/29/2013

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North Carolina Historical MarkersSt. Augustine's College (H96)

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St. Augustine's College. Founded in 1867 by the Episcopal Church as a normal school for freed-men. Since 1928 a four-year college. 4 blocks N.

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location: North Carolina

date approved: 8/29/2013

last visited: 9/20/2013

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North Carolina Historical MarkersWilliam Polk (H104)

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William Polk, 1758-1834. Revolutionary War officer; first president of State Bank, 1811-19. in 1825 hosted Lafayette in house that stood here.

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location: North Carolina

date approved: 8/29/2013

last visited: 9/20/2013

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North Carolina Historical MarkersAlexander B. Andrews (H80)

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Alexander B. Andrews, 1841-1915. Railroad builder and financier. Vice-president, Southern Railroad; superintendent, North Carolina Railroad. Home is here.

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location: North Carolina

date approved: 8/29/2013

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North Carolina Historical MarkersFannie E. S. Heck (H110)

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Fannie E. S. Heck 1862-1915. Social activist; writer. Led the Baptist Woman's Missionary Union after 1892. A benefactor of present Meredith College . Lived in this house.

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location: North Carolina

date approved: 8/29/2013

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North Carolina Historical MarkersHarold D. Cooley (E110)

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Harold D. Cooley 1897 - 1974. U.S. House, 1934-1967. As chairman, Agricultural Committee, for 14 years shaped postwar federal farm policy. Lived here.

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location: North Carolina

date approved: 8/12/2013

last visited: 9/20/2013

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North Carolina Historical MarkersI-61 The Fayetteville Observer

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I-61 The Fayetteville Observer located on Whitfield Street in Fayetteville, North Carolina.

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location: North Carolina

date approved: 8/11/2013

last visited: 8/4/2013

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North Carolina Historical MarkersI-29 Confederate Breastworks

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I-29 Confederate Breastworks located in front of the V.A. Hospital on Ramsey Street in Fayetteville, North Carolina.

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location: North Carolina

date approved: 8/4/2013

last visited: 8/3/2013

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North Carolina Historical MarkersI-26 Robert Strange

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I-29 Robert Strange located on the corner of Ramsey Street and Cochran Avenue in Fayetteville, North Carolina.

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location: North Carolina

date approved: 8/4/2013

last visited: 8/3/2013

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North Carolina Historical MarkersI-60 Frank P. Graham

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I-60 Frank P. Graham located on Ramsey Street near the intersection of Quincy Street in Fayetteville, North Carolina.

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location: North Carolina

date approved: 8/4/2013

last visited: 8/3/2013

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North Carolina Historical MarkersI-79 John England

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I-79 John England located on the corner of Owen and Village Drives in Fayetteville, North Carolina.

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location: North Carolina

date approved: 8/2/2013

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North Carolina Historical MarkersC-83 Jacob Henry

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C-83 Jacob Henry Located in Beaufort near the corner of Front Street and Orange Street

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location: North Carolina

date approved: 7/29/2013

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North Carolina Historical MarkersC-59 Verrazzano

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C-59 Verrazzano Located on the Salter Path Road near the intersection of Pine Knoll Blvd west of Atlantic Beach, NC.

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date approved: 7/28/2013

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North Carolina Historical MarkersC-77 SS Pevensey

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C-77 SS Pevensey - Located on the Salter Path Road near Atlantic Beach, NC.

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date approved: 7/28/2013

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North Carolina Historical MarkersI-69 Steamboat Trade

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I-69 Steamboat Trade - Marker is located on NC HWY 411 near the Black River Bridge, Clear Run, NC.

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date approved: 7/28/2013

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North Carolina Historical MarkersI-83 Wells Chapel Baptist Church

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I-83 Wells Chapel Baptist Church. Located on NC HWY 41 near the intersection of Wells Chapel Church Rd. east of Harrells, NC.

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location: North Carolina

date approved: 7/28/2013

last visited: 7/27/2013

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North Carolina Historical MarkersI-44 Gun Factory

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NC Historical marker I-44. Located near the corner of NC HWY 41 and firetower road west of Harrells, NC.

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location: North Carolina

date approved: 7/28/2013

last visited: 7/27/2013

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North Carolina Historical MarkersJUDACULLA ROCK - Q-4

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Turn here to see petroglyphs carved by the Cherokee.

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location: North Carolina

date approved: 7/23/2013

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North Carolina Historical MarkersJOHN R. BRINKLEY - Q-52

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Local boy earns lots of money as quack doctor and radio station owner.

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location: North Carolina

date approved: 7/23/2013

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North Carolina Historical MarkersCornwallis (E87)

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The British Army under Gen. Cornwallis marching to Virginia camped here at Crowell's plantation on May 8, 1781. North Carolina Historical Marker number E-87.

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location: North Carolina

date approved: 7/23/2013

last visited: 9/20/2013

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North Carolina Historical MarkersThelonious Monk (E119)

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Jazz pianist, composer and architect of bebop. Wrote "Round Midnight" (1944). Born 1 mile S.

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location: North Carolina

date approved: 7/23/2013

last visited: 9/20/2013

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North Carolina Historical MarkersWESTERN CAROLINA UNIVERSITY - Q-38

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Very brief history of WCU

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location: North Carolina

date approved: 7/20/2013

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North Carolina Historical MarkersINDIAN BOUNDARY - Q-32 - Sylva

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Survey line to hold back the white settlers - unsuccessfully.

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date approved: 7/20/2013

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