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Harrisburg in Cabarrus County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Nathaniel Alexander

 
 
Nathaniel Alexander Marker image. Click for full size.
By Paul Crumlish, May 6, 2011
1. Nathaniel Alexander Marker
Inscription. Surgeon in Revolution; Congressman; Governor, 1805-07. Birthplace stands 3 miles north.
 
Erected 1936 by North Carolina Department of Conservation and Development. (Marker Number L-8.)
 
Location. 35° 19.274′ N, 80° 39.642′ W. Marker is in Harrisburg, North Carolina, in Cabarrus County. Marker is at the intersection of 4815 NC Highway 49 South (State Highway 49) and Morehead Road (State Highway 1300), on the right on 4815 NC Highway 49 South. Click for map. The marker located at the entrance to the Harrisburg Presbyterian Church Cemetery. Marker is in this post office area: Harrisburg NC 28075, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 8 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Stonewall Jackson Training School (approx. 4.5 miles away); Warren Coleman (approx. 5.9 miles away); Memorial to Lieut. Col. George Locke (approx. 6.4 miles away); Red Hill (approx. 7 miles away); Barber-Scotia College (approx. 7.3 miles away); James P. Cook (approx. 7.6 miles away); Cabarrus Black Boys Fountain (approx. 7.6 miles away); Jefferson Davis (approx. 7.6 miles away).
 
Also see . . .
1. Biographical Directory of the United States Congress - Alexander, Nathaniel, (1756 - 1808)
Wide view of the Nathaniel Alexander Marker image. Click for full size.
By Paul Crumlish, May 6, 2011
2. Wide view of the Nathaniel Alexander Marker
. (Submitted on May 23, 2011, by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia.)
2. North Carolina Office of Governor - Governors of North Carolina - Nathaniel Alexander. (Submitted on May 23, 2011, by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia.)
3. National Governors Association - North Carolina Governor Nathaniel Alexander. (Submitted on May 23, 2011, by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia.)
4. Historic Cabarrus Association - The Concord Museum, Concord North Carolina - Speedway Ticket Office. This building was originally the home of Nathaniel Alexander, North Carolina’s first elected governor. Speedway expansion in the 1970s caused the house’s demolition. (Submitted on May 23, 2011, by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia.) 
 
Categories. Notable Persons
 
Site of the Nathaniel Alexander birthplace image. Click for full size.
By Paul Crumlish, May 6, 2011
3. Site of the Nathaniel Alexander birthplace
Today the site of the Charlotte Motor Speedway in nearby Concord.
 
 
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