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Hiram R. Revels

-1822-1901-

 
 
Hiram R. Revels Marker image. Click for full size.
By Stanley and Terrie Howard, July 9, 2011
1. Hiram R. Revels Marker
Inscription. First black to serve in Congress. Native of N.C. Mississippi senator, 1870-1871. Operated own barbershop here, 1840s.
 
Erected 1989 by Division of Archives and History. (Marker Number O 12.)
 
Location. 35° 28.248′ N, 81° 15.434′ W. Marker is in Lincolnton, North Carolina, in Lincoln County. Marker is on Main Street (State Highway 27), on the right when traveling south. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Lincolnton NC 28092, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. North State Hotel (within shouting distance of this marker); André Michaux (within shouting distance of this marker); Rufus Z. Johnston (within shouting distance of this marker); Veterans Memorial Plaza (within shouting distance of this marker); Lincoln County War Memorial (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Battle of Ramsour's Mill (about 400 feet away); "Old White Church" Cemetery / " Old White Church " (about 500 feet away); J.G. Arends (about 600 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Lincolnton.
 
Also see . . .  Biographical Directory of the United States Congress. (Submitted on March 23, 2015, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.)
 
Categories. African AmericansGovernment
 
Hiram R. Revels Marker image. Click for full size.
By Stanley and Terrie Howard, July 9, 2011
2. Hiram R. Revels Marker
Hiram R. Revels image. Click for full size.
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3. Hiram R. Revels
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Stanley and Terrie Howard of Greer, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 451 times since then and 20 times this year. Last updated on , by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Stanley and Terrie Howard of Greer, South Carolina.   3. submitted on , by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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