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Forest City in Rutherford County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Elisha Baxter

 
 
Elisha Baxter Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Sean Nix, December 21, 2008
1. Elisha Baxter Marker
Inscription. Governor of Arkansas, 1873-74; Union colonel in Civil War; elected to U.S. Senate, 1864, but not seated. Birthplace stood 4 1/2 miles S.E.
 
Erected 1956 by Archives and Highway Department. (Marker Number O-31.)
 
Location. 35° 19.987′ N, 81° 51.699′ W. Marker is in Forest City, North Carolina, in Rutherford County. Marker is at the intersection of Business U.S. 74 and Alternate U.S. 221, on the left when traveling east on U.S. 74Business . Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Forest City NC 28043, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Rutherford County Memorial (about 800 feet away, measured in a direct line); Police Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles away); Forest City Confederate Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles away); Town of Burnt Chimney (approx. mile away); Forest City (approx. 0.3 miles away); First Baptist Church (approx. 0.4 miles away); Old Cool Springs Cemetery (approx. 0.8 miles away); Rev. James Milton Webb (approx. 5.7 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Forest City.
 
Also see . . .
1. Elsiha Baxter. (Submitted on December 21, 2008, by Michael Sean Nix of Spartanburg, South Carolina.)
2. Encyclopedia of Arkansas
Elisha Baxter Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Sean Nix, December 21, 2008
2. Elisha Baxter Marker
. (Submitted on December 21, 2008, by Michael Sean Nix of Spartanburg, South Carolina.)
 
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