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Winston-Salem in Forsyth County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Richard Joshua Reynolds

1850 - 1918

 
 
Richard Joshua Reynolds marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael C. Wilcox, January 17, 2012
1. Richard Joshua Reynolds marker
Inscription. In 1875 this young Virginian aged 24 rode into Winston in search of a town in which to build his first tobacco factory.

Through the generosity of the citizens of Winston-Salem and Forsyth County this memorial has been erected to honor a successful businessman and public benefactor.
 
Location. 36° 5.76′ N, 80° 14.61′ W. Marker is in Winston-Salem, North Carolina, in Forsyth County. Marker is at the intersection of North Main Street and Second Street, on the right on North Main Street. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Winston Salem NC 27101, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Site of First House Erected in Winston (within shouting distance of this marker); Thomas J. Wilson (within shouting distance of this marker); City Hall (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Honorable Willie Jones of Halifax (about 400 feet away); Former Dividing Line Between Winston and Salem (about 400 feet away); Wm. Cyrus Briggs (about 500 feet away); Winston-Salem Rotary Club (about 500 feet away); George Henry Black Memorial (about 700 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Winston-Salem.
 
Categories. Industry & Commerce
 
Richard Joshua Reynolds statue image. Click for full size.
By Michael C. Wilcox, January 17, 2012
2. Richard Joshua Reynolds statue
 
 
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