Laurinburg in Scotland County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
Terry Sanford 1917-1998
Paratrooper World War II
State Senator 1953-54
Governor of NC 1961-65
Duke University President 1969-85
US Senator 1986-93
Progressive advocate for
education and civil rights
Born near here
Erected 2011 by Friends & Family of Governor Sanford.
Location. 34° 46.488′ N, 79° 27.867′ W. Marker is in Laurinburg, North Carolina, in Scotland County. Marker is on West Church Street (Business U.S. 74) west of Atkinson Street, on the right when traveling west. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 216 W Church St, Laurinburg NC 28352, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Laurinburg (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Scotland County Veterans Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles away); Our Confederate Heroes (approx. ¼ mile away); Quackenbush (approx. ¼ mile away); St. Andrews Presbyterian College (approx. 2.5 miles away); Stewart-Hawley-Malloy House (approx. 3.5 miles away); Original Springfield Cotton Mill (approx. 3.7 miles away); Stewartsville Cemetery (approx. 3.9 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Laurinburg.
Also see . . . Terry Sanford. Wikipedia (Submitted on May 6, 2016.)
Categories. • Civil Rights • Education • Politics • War, World II •
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Roger C Pate of Laurinburg, North Carolina. This page has been viewed 84 times since then and 3 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on , by Roger C Pate of Laurinburg, North Carolina. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.