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Tarboro in Edgecombe County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

John Spencer Bassett

1867 - 1928

 
 
John Spencer Bassett Marker image. Click for full size.
By Craig Swain, May 2, 2010
1. John Spencer Bassett Marker
Inscription. Historian. Professor at Trinity College, 1894-1906. Secretary, Amer. Historical Association, 1919-1928. Born here.
 
Erected 1987 by Division of Archives and History. (Marker Number E 95.)
 
Location. 35° 53.924′ N, 77° 32.331′ W. Marker is in Tarboro, North Carolina, in Edgecombe County. Marker is at the intersection of West Wilson Street and Albemarle Avenue, on the right when traveling west on West Wilson Street. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Tarboro NC 27886, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Washington's Southern Tour (approx. 0.2 miles away); Town Common (approx. 0.2 miles away); Occupation of Tarboro (approx. 0.2 miles away); Edgecombe County Confederate Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles away); U.S.S. Maine Memorial (approx. mile away); Henry T. Clark (approx. mile away); John C. Dancy (approx. mile away); W.L. Saunders (approx. mile away). Click for a list of all markers in Tarboro.
 
Categories. Education
 
John Spencer Bassett Marker image. Click for full size.
By Craig Swain, May 2, 2010
2. John Spencer Bassett Marker
City Milk Plant image. Click for full size.
By Craig Swain, May 2, 2010
3. City Milk Plant
Not related directly to John Spencer Bassett. The building beside the marker displays a historic district plaque indicating the site of the City Milk Plant, circa 1920.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 520 times since then and 12 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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