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Dan Emmett

 
 
Dan Emmett Marker Photo, Click for full size
By Stanley and Terrie Howard, October 17, 2008
1. Dan Emmett Marker
Inscription.
In Loving Memory
"Dan" Emmett
Composer of
"Dixie"

Born in Mount Vernon, Ohio
October, 29,1815
Died in Mount Vernon, Ohio
June 28, 1904
He composed "Dixie" in New York City 1859

 
Erected 1927 by The Newman Manufacturing Company.
 
Location. 35° 26.546′ N, 82° 30.212′ W. Marker is in Fletcher, North Carolina, in Henderson County. Marker is on Old Airport Road (North Carolina Route 1547) east of Henderson Road (U.S. 25), on the left when traveling east. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Fletcher NC 28732, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Herman Frank Arnold (here, next to this marker); Joel Chandler Harris (here, next to this marker); John Fox, Jr. (here, next to this marker); Albert Pike (a few steps from this marker); Zebulon Baird Vance (a few steps from this marker); George Westfeldt (a few steps from this marker); Sidney Lanier (a few steps from this marker); Francis Scott Key (a few steps from this marker). Click for a list of all markers in Fletcher.
 
Categories. Arts, Letters, MusicNotable Persons
 
Dan Emmett Marker Photo, Click for full size
By Stanley and Terrie Howard, October 17, 2008
2. Dan Emmett Marker
Dan Emmett Marker Photo, Click for full size
By Stanley and Terrie Howard, October 17, 2008
3. Dan Emmett Marker
Dan Emmett Photo, Click for full size
Courtesy of Wikipedia
4. Dan Emmett
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Stanley and Terrie Howard of Greer, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 584 times since then and 55 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Stanley and Terrie Howard of Greer, South Carolina.   4. submitted on , by Stanley and Terrie Howard of Greer, South Carolina. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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