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Gaffney in Cherokee County, South Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

E.C. McArthur

1882~1947

 

—Gaffney, South Carolina —

 
E.C. McArthur Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, April 4, 2009
1. E.C. McArthur Marker
Inscription.
A pioneer in the Promotion of the
Conservation District movement,
locally, statewide, and national.
First chairman ~ Broad River
Conservation District.
First president ~ S.C. Association
of Conservation Districts.
First president ~ National Association
of Conservation Districts.

 
Erected by Cherokee Conservation District and S.C. Association of Conservation Districts.
 
Location. 35° 4.798′ N, 81° 40.519′ W. Marker is in Gaffney, South Carolina, in Cherokee County. Marker is at the intersection of Overbrook Drive and West Rutledge Avenue, in the median on Overbrook Drive. Click for map. Located in a small park area. Marker is in this post office area: Gaffney SC 29341, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 10 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Granard Graded and High School / Granard High School (approx. 1.3 miles away); Michael Gaffney (approx. 1.4 miles away); Millwood Park (approx. 1.4 miles away); Gaffney (approx. 1.5 miles away); a different marker also named Gaffney (approx. 1.5 miles away); Cherokee County Confederate Monument
E.C. McArthur Marker, W. Rutledge Ave in background image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, 2009
2. E.C. McArthur Marker, W. Rutledge Ave in background
(approx. 1.5 miles away); Gaffney Cornerstone (approx. 1.6 miles away); Cherokee County Veterans Monument (approx. 1.6 miles away); Col. James Williams (approx. 1.6 miles away); Michael Gaffney Home (approx. 1.6 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Gaffney.
 
Also see . . .  The National Association of Conservation Districts (NACD). Among the goals of the organization are to: • Represent districts as their national voice on conservation issues; • Provide useful information to conservation districts and their state associations; • Build partnerships with federal and state agencies and other organizations in order to carry out district priorities and programs; • Analyze programs and policy issues that have an impact on local districts; • and Offer needed and cost-effective services to districts (Submitted on April 24, 2009, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina.) 
 
Categories. Charity & Public WorkNotable Persons
 
E.C. McArthur Marker image. Click for full size.
By Brian Scott, October 3, 2009
3. E.C. McArthur Marker
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 581 times since then and 52 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina.   3. submitted on , by Brian Scott of Anderson, South Carolina. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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