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Milton in Caswell County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Thomas Day

ca. 1801-1861

 
 
Thomas Day Marker Photo, Click for full size
By Amy Wilson, December 23, 2008
1. Thomas Day Marker
Inscription. Free black cabinetmaker in Milton, 1824-1861. Home and shop located here in the old Union Tavern, 1848-1858.
 
Erected 1999 by Division of Archives and History. (Marker Number G-93.)
 
Location. 36° 32.325′ N, 79° 12.374′ W. Marker is in Milton, North Carolina, in Caswell County. Marker is at the intersection of Broad Street (North Carolina Route 57) and Town Hall Road on Broad Street. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Milton NC 27305, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 10 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Romulus M. Saunders (approx. 1.1 miles away); Stephen Dodson Ramseur (approx. 2.2 miles away); Red House Church (approx. 4.3 miles away); Archibald Debow Murphey ca. 1777 - 1832 (approx. 4.3 miles away); Bright Leaf Tobacco (approx. 6.9 miles away); Dix's Ferry (approx. 8 miles away in Virginia); Archer T. Gammon (approx. 9.2 miles away in Virginia); William L. Poteat (approx. 10 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Milton.
 
Also see . . .  Thomas Day Biographical Sketch. (Submitted on May 3, 2009, by Caswell County Historical Association of Yanceyville, North Carolina.)
 
Categories. African AmericansIndustry & Commerce
 
Thomas Day Marker Photo, Click for full size
By Amy Wilson, December 23, 2008
2. Thomas Day Marker
Thomas Day Marker Photo, Click for full size
By Amy Wilson, December 23, 2008
3. Thomas Day Marker
The building in the background appears to be in the process of restoration.
 
 
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