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Florence in Lauderdale County, Alabama — The American South (East South Central)
 

Edward Asbury O'Neal, III

City of Florence Walk of Honor

 
 
Edward Asbury O'Neal, III Marker image. Click for full size.
By Sandra Hughes, July 13, 2009
1. Edward Asbury O'Neal, III Marker
Inscription.
Serving 16 years as president of the American Farm Bureau Federation (1931-1947), Mr. O'Neal developed major New Deal farm policies in the Franklin D. Roosevelt Administration.
 
Erected 2007 by City of Florence.
 
Location. 34° 48.395′ N, 87° 37.884′ W. Marker is in Florence, Alabama, in Lauderdale County. Marker can be reached from Hightower Place south of Veterans Drive (Alabama Route 133), on the left when traveling south. Click for map. Located in River Heritage Park. Marker is in this post office area: Florence AL 35630, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. William Christopher Handy (here, next to this marker); William D. "Buddy" Killen (here, next to this marker); Maj. Gen. George W. Goethals (here, next to this marker); Caroline Lee Hentz (here, next to this marker); Thomas Sigismund Stribling (here, next to this marker); Justice John A. McKinley (here, next to this marker); Dr. Ethelbert Brinkley Norton (here, next to this marker); Harlon Hill (here, next to this marker). Click for a list of all markers in Florence.
 
Also see . . .  New Deal. The New Deal was a series of economic programs passed by Congress
Walk of Honor River Heritage Park image. Click for full size.
By Sandra Hughes, March 22, 2010
2. Walk of Honor River Heritage Park
during the first term of Franklin D. Roosevelt, 32nd President of the United States, from 1933 to his reelection in 1937. Few new programs were enacted after 1936, and many agencies were disbanded during World War II. (Submitted on March 21, 2010, by Sandra Hughes of Killen, Usa.) 
 
Categories. AgriculturePolitics
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Sandra Hughes of Killen, Usa. This page has been viewed 1,134 times since then and 43 times this year. Photos:   1. submitted on , by Sandra Hughes of Killen, Usa.   2. submitted on , by Sandra Hughes of Killen, Usa. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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