Greensboro in Guilford County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
General Nathanael Greene
1742 - 1786
“ . . . in the very name Greene are remembered all the virtues and talents which can illustrate the patriot, the statesman, and the military leader.”
Marquis de Lafayette
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“I never saw such fighting since God made me. The Americans fought like demons.”
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The Joseph M. Bryan Foundation
commemorating Greensboro’s Bicentennial
James Barnhill, Sculptor
Erected 2008 by Joseph M. Bryan Foundation.
Location. 36° 4.114′ N, 79° 47.51′ W. Marker is in Greensboro, North Carolina, in Guilford County. Marker is at the intersection of S Greene Street and W McGee Street, in the median on S Greene Street. Click for map. Marker is located in the center of the Holliday Traffic Circle in Greensboro. Marker is in this post office area: Greensboro NC 27401, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Jefferson Davis (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); North Carolina Railroad (about 400 feet away); Original Methodist Church / Former Methodist Cemetery Confederate Arms Factory (about 500 feet away); Men of Greensboro and Guilford County (about 600 feet away); Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. (about 600 feet away); The Army of Tennessee (about 700 feet away); Confederate Cabinet (about 700 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Greensboro.
Also see . . . Biography of Major General Nathanael Greene. (Submitted on August 8, 2010, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.)
Categories. • War, US Revolutionary •
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