W. L. Saunders, Marker E-40
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member drmellow
N 35° 53.844 W 077° 32.068
18S E 271255 N 3975536
Quick Description: Editor "Colonial Records of North Carolina," Confederate colonel, N.C. Secretary of State, 1879-91. His grave is four blocks east.
Location: North Carolina, United States
Date Posted: 5/24/2006 8:04:17 AM
Waymark Code: WMDC9
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member showbizkid
Views: 24

Long Description:

Text on marker:

W. L. Saunders
Editor "Colonial Records of North Carolina," Confederate colonel, N.C. Secretary of State, 1879-91. His grave is four blocks east.

This historical marker is located on NC 33 (Main Street) in Tarboro. It was erected in 1949.

The Colonial Records of North Carolina is a valuable tool for people doing genelogy research, as well as anyone interested in North Carollina history dating back to colonial times. The original history that W. L. Saunders edited spanned 10 volumes and was shortly followed by a twenty volume set called The State Records of North Carolina, edited by Walter Clark.

Marker Name: E-40: W. L. Saunders

Marker Type: Roadside

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Required Waymark Photo: yes

Local North Carolina markers without State Number Designation: Not listed

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