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Zebulon Baird Vance

 
 
Zebulon Baird Vance Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, 2010
1. Zebulon Baird Vance Marker
Inscription.
In Honor of
Zebulon Baird Vance
Confederate Soldier, War Governor
U.S. Senator, Orator, Statesman.
May 13, 1830 [Wreath and Flag Emblem] April 14, 1894
This tablet is placed by Asheville Chapter U.D.C.
1938

 
Marker series. This marker is included in the United Daughters of the Confederacy marker series.
 
Location. 35° 35.702′ N, 82° 33.089′ W. Marker is in Asheville, North Carolina, in Buncombe County. Marker is on Biltmore Avenue (U.S. 25) near Patton Avenue (U.S. 74E), on the right when traveling north. Click for map. Located at Pack Square. Marker is in this post office area: Asheville NC 28801, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Crossroads (a few steps from this marker); Robert E. Lee (a few steps from this marker); Walk Into History (a few steps from this marker); The Early Years In Asheville's Historic Central Square (a few steps from this marker); Past and Promise (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Monument Corner (about 300 feet away); Young Menís Institute (about 300 feet away); Brick Artisan (about 300 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Asheville.
 
Also see . . .
Zebulon Baird Vance Marker (2016) image. Click for full size.
By Michael C. Wilcox, September 4, 2016
2. Zebulon Baird Vance Marker (2016)
This plaque and others at this site have been polished and rejuvenated.

1. Zebulon Baird Vance (May 13, 1830 – April 14, 1894). began practicing law in Charlotte, North Carolina. Among his clients was accused murderer Tom Dula, the subject of the folk song "Tom Dooley"... (Submitted on June 20, 2010, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina.) 

2. Zebulon Vance. Bronze statue given by North Carolina to the National Statuary Hall Collection. (Submitted on June 20, 2010, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina.) 
 
Categories. Notable PersonsPolitics
 
Zebulon Baird Vance Memorial west side image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, May 22, 2010
3. Zebulon Baird Vance Memorial west side
Vance , east view image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, May 22, 2010
4. Vance , east view
Zebulon Baird Vance image. Click for full size.
5. Zebulon Baird Vance
Zebulon Baird Vance Marker, Attached to west side image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, May 22, 2010
6. Zebulon Baird Vance Marker, Attached to west side
Captured November 11
1918, at 9A.M.
By Companies I. and K. 321st
Infantry
On the Woevre Plain near Verdun
During the Meuse-Argonne Offensive
after severe fighting

An evidence of the valor and endurance of North Carolina
soldiers and of the 81st Division of the National Army.
WWI Plaque (2016) image. Click for full size.
By Michael C. Wilcox, September 4, 2016
7. WWI Plaque (2016)
This plaque and others at this site have been polished and rejuvenated.
Zebulon Baird Vance Grave at Riverside Cemetery image. Click for full size.
By Michael C. Wilcox, August 3, 2015
8. Zebulon Baird Vance Grave at Riverside Cemetery
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 833 times since then and 6 times this year. Photos:   1. submitted on , by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina.   2. submitted on , by Michael C. Wilcox of Winston-Salem, North Carolina.   3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on , by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina.   7, 8. submitted on , by Michael C. Wilcox of Winston-Salem, North Carolina. This page was last revised on September 8, 2016.
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