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Blacksburg in York County, South Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

President Hoover

 
 
President Hoover Marker Photo, Click for full size
By Stanley and Terrie Howard, March 29, 2009
1. President Hoover Marker
Inscription.
On this Site
President Hoover
Addressed an audience of 75,000
at the Celebration of the
Sesque Centennial
of the Battle of Kings Mountain
Oct. 7, 1930

 
Erected by Kings Mountain Chapter D.A.R.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution marker series.
 
Location. 35° 8.477′ N, 81° 23.136′ W. Marker is in Blacksburg, South Carolina, in York County. Marker can be reached from Kings Mountain Park Road, on the right when traveling east. Click for map. Located along a 1.5 mile walking trail around the Kings Mountain Battlefield. Marker is in this post office area: Blacksburg SC 29702, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Presidential Recognition (a few steps from this marker); Drive the Enemy (within shouting distance of this marker); Charging Cold Steel - Three Times (within shouting distance of this marker); British Route of March (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Americans in Redcoats (about 600 feet away); The Battle of Kings Mountain Monument
President Hoover Marker Photo, Click for full size
By Stanley and Terrie Howard, March 29, 2009
2. President Hoover Marker
(about 700 feet away); Be Your Own Officer (approx. 0.2 miles away); Col. Asbury Coward (approx. 0.2 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Blacksburg.
 
Also see . . .  Kings Mountain Battlefield. National Park Service site. (Submitted on April 2, 2009, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.) 
 
Categories. War, US Revolutionary
 
President Hoover Marker Photo, Click for full size
By Bill Coughlin, August 6, 2010
3. President Hoover Marker
Two markers for President Hoover are found at this location.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Stanley and Terrie Howard of Greer, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 596 times since then and 47 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Stanley and Terrie Howard of Greer, South Carolina.   3. submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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