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Wilmington in New Hanover County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Residence of Edward B. Dudley

 
 
Edward B. Dudley Residence Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, August 17, 2014
1. Edward B. Dudley Residence Marker
Inscription.
This building was the residence of Edward B. Dudley, first Governor of North Carolina. Elected by the people, in 1836. Here Daniel Webster was entertained by Governor Dudley on May 5, 1847, and here Present William H. Taft was the guest of James Sprunt on November 9, 1909. New Hanover Historical Commission: A.J. Howell, E.S. Martin, James Sprunt, W.A. McGirt.
 
Erected by New Hanover Historical Commission.
 
Location. 34° 13.803′ N, 77° 56.889′ W. Marker is in Wilmington, North Carolina, in New Hanover County. Marker is at the intersection of South Front Street and Nun Street, on the right when traveling south on South Front Street. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Wilmington NC 28401, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Daggett-Taylor House (within shouting distance of this marker); Sprunt House (within shouting distance of this marker); Benjamin Beery House (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Edward B. Dudley (about 800 feet away); James Sprunt (approx. 0.2 miles away); Alex Manly
Marker at the base of the tree. image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, August 17, 2014
2. Marker at the base of the tree.
(approx. 0.2 miles away); Cassidey Shipyard (approx. 0.2 miles away); Gregory Normal Institute (approx. 0.2 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Wilmington.
 
Categories. Notable Buildings
 
Edward B. Dudley Residence image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, August 17, 2014
3. Edward B. Dudley Residence
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. This page has been viewed 164 times since then and 2 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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