White Lake in Bladen County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
Future Farmers of America
Began in N.C. as Young Tar Heel Farmers, 1928, to promote vocational agriculture in schools. Camp here since 1928.
Erected 1989 by Division of Archives and History. (Marker Number I-76.)
Location. 34° 38.169′ N, 78° 30.53′ W. Marker is in White Lake, North Carolina, in Bladen County. Marker is on North Carolina Route 53 1.2 miles south of U.S. 701, on the left when traveling south. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1247 Hwy 53 E, Elizabethtown NC 28337, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 14 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Battle of Elizabethtown (approx. 5.6 miles away); Mount Horeb Presbyterian Church and Cemetery (approx. 9 miles away); White Lake CCC Camp (approx. 9.9 miles away); Memorial for Four World War II Aviators (approx. 10.3 miles away); Old Brown Marsh Presbyterian Church (approx. 10.6 miles away); a different marker also named Old Brown Marsh Presbyterian Church (approx. 12.5 miles away); Whistler’s Mother (approx. 12.6 miles away); Oakland (approx. 13.3 miles away).
Also see . . .
1. Future Farmers of America Essay. North Carolina Highway Historical Marker Program (Submitted on January 1, 2015.)
2. NC FFA Center. (Submitted on January 1, 2015.)
Categories. • Agriculture • Education •
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