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Franklin in Williamson County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
 

John Price Buchanan

 
 
John Price Buchanan Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, July 25, 2013
1. John Price Buchanan Marker
Inscription. Born 3 miles, NE, Oct. 24,1847; member of the Legislature, 1887 to 1891, he was governor from 1891 to 1893. Elected by a farmer-labor coalition, his administration was marked by labor unrest and reform, extension of the public school system, and granting of Confederate pensions. He died May 14, 1930, and is buried in Murfreesboro.
 
Erected by Tennessee Historical Commision. (Marker Number 3D 30.)
 
Location. 35° 55.795′ N, 86° 51.87′ W. Marker is in Franklin, Tennessee, in Williamson County. Marker is at the intersection of Franklin Road (U.S. 31) and Old Liberty Pike (a.k.a.: Lancaster Drive), on the left when traveling north on Franklin Road. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Franklin TN 37064, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Riverview (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Allen Manufacturing Company (approx. mile away); Old Factory Store (approx. 0.3 miles away); Franklin Cotton Factory and Foundry / Lillie Mills (approx. 0.3 miles away); John H. Eaton (approx. 0.3 miles away); Original St Philip Catholic Church
John Price Buchanan Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, July 25, 2013
2. John Price Buchanan Marker
(approx. 0.3 miles away); St. Philip Catholic Church (approx. 0.3 miles away); Masonic Temple (approx. 0.3 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Franklin.
 
 
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