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Dr. Ronald E. McNair

 
 
Dr. Ronald E. McNair Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael C. Wilcox, March 31, 2012
1. Dr. Ronald E. McNair Marker
Inscription.
Dedicated in Memory of

Dr. Ronald E. McNair
1950 - 1986

Astronaut
Scientist
Humanitarian

"A genuine American Hero who
carried the name of A & T State
University magnificently to the
far corners of the universe."

Donated by
Ralph Clay & Janie Pace Price
________
Sculptor
Janos Farkas

 
Erected by Ralph Clay & Janie Pace Price.
 
Location. 36° 4.31′ N, 79° 46.561′ W. Marker is in Greensboro, North Carolina, in Guilford County. Marker is on East Market Street, on the right when traveling west. Click for map. Located in front of McNair Hall on campus of NC A&T University. 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. N.C. A. & T. University (within shouting distance of this marker); Bennett College (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); William McBryar (approx. 0.2 miles away); Immanuel College (approx. 0.3 miles away); George Preddy (approx. 0.6 miles away); Piedmont Railroad
Dr. Ronald E. McNair Sculpture image. Click for full size.
By Michael C. Wilcox, March 31, 2012
2. Dr. Ronald E. McNair Sculpture
(approx. 0.6 miles away); Christian Isley House (approx. 0.7 miles away); Edward R. Murrow (approx. 0.7 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Greensboro.
 
Also see . . .  M is for McNair. (Submitted on April 2, 2012, by Michael C. Wilcox of Winston-Salem, North Carolina.)
 
Categories. African AmericansAir & SpaceEducation
 
Dr. Ronald E. McNair Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael C. Wilcox, March 31, 2012
3. Dr. Ronald E. McNair Marker
Dr. Ronald E. McNair Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael C. Wilcox, March 31, 2012
4. Dr. Ronald E. McNair Marker
 
 
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