Galivants Ferry in Horry County, South Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
Galivants Ferry Stump Meeting
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Joseph William Holli day (1827-1904), prominent local merchant and tobacco farmer, invited local Democratic candidates to speak at his store in 1880. The public meeting soon became a statewide event, featuring national candidates as well, and has been carried on by succeeding generations of the Holliday family.
Erected 2004 by Horry County. (Marker Number 26 12.)
Location. 34° 3.377′ N, 79° 14.745′ W. Marker is in Galivants Ferry, South Carolina, in Horry County. Marker is on South Carolina Route 501. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Galivants Ferry SC 29544, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 12 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Holliday Highway (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Galivants Ferry (about 500 feet away); Battle of Blue Savannah (approx. 3 miles away); Levister Elementary School (approx. 5.1 miles away); Mullins Depot / Mullins (approx. 10.3 miles away); Christ Prayer Chapel (approx. 10.6 miles away); Mt. Olive Baptist Church (approx. 10.7 miles away); World War Memorial (approx. 12 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Galivants Ferry.
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