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Greensboro in Guilford County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

O. Henry

 
 
O. Henry Marker - Facing East image. Click for full size.
By R. E. Smith, August 29, 2007
1. O. Henry Marker - Facing East
Inscription. William Sydney Porter, 1862-1910, short story witer, lived in a house which stood near here.
 
Erected 1970. (Marker Number J 1.)
 
Location. 36° 4.37′ N, 79° 47.717′ W. Marker is in Greensboro, North Carolina, in Guilford County. Marker is on West Market Street near South Edgeworth Street, on the left when traveling east. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Greensboro NC 27401, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Edgeworth Female Seminary (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); West Market Street United Methodist Church (about 700 feet away); In Memory of M/Sgt. Edwin V. Bain (approx. 0.2 miles away); Guilford County Vietnam Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles away); Pfc. Phill G. McDonald (approx. 0.2 miles away); Mount Hecla Mill (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Trial Of Benjamin Benson (approx. mile away); John Motley Morehead (approx. mile away but has been reported missing). Click for a list of all markers in Greensboro.
 
Also see . . .
1. O. Henry (1862–1910) — pseudonym of William Sydney Porter. (Submitted on September 8, 2007.)
2. NC Markers page. (Submitted on September 7, 2016, by Michael C. Wilcox of Winston-Salem, North Carolina.)
O. Henry - Facing West image. Click for full size.
By R. E. Smith, August 29, 2007
2. O. Henry - Facing West

 
Categories. Notable Persons
 
O. Henry - Facing East image. Click for full size.
By R. E. Smith, August 29, 2007
3. O. Henry - Facing East
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by R. E. Smith of Nashville, Tennessee. This page has been viewed 913 times since then and 15 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by R. E. Smith of Nashville, Tennessee. • J. J. Prats was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on September 8, 2016.
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