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Marshville in Union County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

A. R. Newsome

 

1894-1951

 
A. R. Newsome Marker image. Click for full size.
By Paul Crumlish, May 6, 2011
1. A. R. Newsome Marker
Inscription. Educator, author, editor; Sec'y of N.C. Historical Commission, 1926-35. Birthplace 1 block east.
 
Erected 1977 by North Carolina Division of Archives and History. (Marker Number L-88.)
 
Location. 34° 59.565′ N, 80° 22.16′ W. Marker is in Marshville, North Carolina, in Union County. Marker is on North Elm Street (State Highway 205) 0.1 miles from Shady Lane (State Highway 1246), on the right when traveling south. Click for map. The marker is located adjacent to the Marshville Elementary School driveway. Marker is at or near this postal address: 515 North Elm Street, Marshville NC 28103, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 6 other markers are within 12 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Leonidas L. Polk (approx. 8.8 miles away); T. Walter Bickett (approx. 10.2 miles away); Ferdinand Foch (approx. 10.2 miles away); David F. Houston (approx. 10.3 miles away); Wm. Henry Belk (approx. 10.4 miles away); Brown Creek Soil Conservation District (approx. 11.5 miles away).
 
Categories. Notable Persons
 
Wide view of the A. R. Newsome Marker image. Click for full size.
By Paul Crumlish, May 6, 2011
2. Wide view of the A. R. Newsome Marker
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia. This page has been viewed 376 times since then and 17 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia. This page was last revised on November 7, 2016.
 
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