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Cahaba in Dallas County, Alabama — The American South (East South Central)
 

Cahaba Drug Store

 
 
Cahaba Drug Store Marker image. Click for full size.
By Tim Carr, August 15, 2009
1. Cahaba Drug Store Marker
Inscription. The Cahaba Drug Store once covered this cellar hole. It was operated by Herbert Hudson and J. D. Craig. On the same lot were T. L. Craig's large family grocery, Coleman's dry goods store, and Fellows' Jewelry. All these men were related through marriage.
 
Erected by Alabama Historical Commission.
 
Location. 32° 19.146′ N, 87° 5.742′ W. Marker is in Cahaba, Alabama, in Dallas County. Marker is on Vine Street near 2nd Street North, on the right when traveling north. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Orrville AL 36767, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Crocheron's Row (within shouting distance of this marker); The Old Brick Store (within shouting distance of this marker); The Crocheron Columns (within shouting distance of this marker); Saltmarsh Hall (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Dallas County Courthouse (about 400 feet away); Commissary - R.R. Depot (about 700 feet away); Cahaba First State Capital (about 700 feet away); Vine Street (about 700 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Cahaba.
 
Also see . . .  Old Cahawba, "Alabama's most famous Ghost Town". (Submitted on October 4, 2009, by Timothy Carr of Birmingham, Alabama.)
 
Categories. Antebellum South, USIndustry & CommerceSettlements & Settlers
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Timothy Carr of Birmingham, Alabama. This page has been viewed 1,506 times since then and 4 times this year. Photo   1. submitted on , by Timothy Carr of Birmingham, Alabama. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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