Wake Forest in Wake County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
Wake Forest University
Baptist; coeducational. Opened as Wake Forest College, 1834. Moved to Winston-Salem, 1956. university since 1967.
Erected 1967 by Archives and Highway Departments. (Marker Number H 68.)
Location. 35° 58.778′ N, 78° 30.605′ W. Marker is in Wake Forest, North Carolina, in Wake County. Marker is at the intersection of Front Street (Alternate U.S. 1) and East Roosevelt Avenue (Business North Carolina Route 98), on the right when traveling south on Front Street. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Wake Forest NC 27587, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 15 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. C. C. Crittenden (approx. 0.3 miles away); Moses A. Hopkins (approx. 8.8 miles away); River Crossing (approx. 12.4 miles away); Milburnie Dam (approx. 12.6 miles away); J. Melville Broughton (approx. 14.5 miles away); Old Breastworks (approx. 14.5 miles away); Birthplace of Andrew Johnson (approx. 14.6 miles away); Andrew Johnson (approx. 14.6 miles away).
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Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Brandon Burton of Raleigh, North Carolina. This page has been viewed 194 times since then and 69 times this year. Photo 1. submitted on , by Brandon Burton of Raleigh, North Carolina. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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