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Tatum in Marlboro County, South Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Daniel Calhoun Roper

(1867-1943)

 
 
Daniel Calhoun Roper Marker image. Click for full size.
By Paul Crumlish, May 8, 2010
1. Daniel Calhoun Roper Marker
Inscription. This cabinet member and diplomat was born two miles south of here. He graduated from Trinity College in 1888 and later became head of Marlboro High School, near here. He was Franklin D. Roosevelt's first secretary of commerce from 1933 to 1938 and U.S. minister to Canada, 1939. He was author of Fifty Years of Public Life.
 
Erected 1972 by Marlboro County Historic Preservation Commission. (Marker Number 35-11.)
 
Location. 34° 38.63′ N, 79° 35.194′ W. Marker is in Tatum, South Carolina, in Marlboro County. Marker is at the intersection of West Main Street (U.S. 15) and South Stanton Street (County Road 22), on the right when traveling north on West Main Street. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Tatum SC 29594, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Ammons Family Cemetery (approx. 2.7 miles away); Early Cotton Mill (approx. 4.3 miles away); Sherman's March (approx. 4.5 miles away in North Carolina); Old Beauty Spot (approx. 4.6 miles away); Clio (approx. 5 miles away); Clio Passenger Depot (approx. 5 miles away); Magnolia (approx. 5.4 miles away); Bennettsville (approx. 5.5 miles away).
 
Categories. 20th CenturyGovernmentNotable Persons
 
Wide view of Daniel Calhoun Roper grave in Rock Creek Cemetery, Washington D.C. image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, January 31, 2015
2. Wide view of Daniel Calhoun Roper grave in Rock Creek Cemetery, Washington D.C.
Wide view of the Daniel Calhoun Roper Marker image. Click for full size.
By Paul Crumlish, May 8, 2010
3. Wide view of the Daniel Calhoun Roper Marker
Daniel Calhoun Roper grave in Rock Creek Cemetery, Washington D.C. image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, January 31, 2015
4. Daniel Calhoun Roper grave in Rock Creek Cemetery, Washington D.C.
 
 
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