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Asheville in Buncombe County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Riverside Cemetery

 
 
Riverside Cemetery Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael C. Wilcox, September 4, 2016
1. Riverside Cemetery Marker
Inscription. Graves of Thomas Wolfe & "O. Henry," authors; Zebulon B. Vance, governor; Thomas L. Clingman and Robert R. Reynolds, U.S. senators. One-half mile W.
 
Erected 2014 by North Carolina Office of Archives and History. (Marker Number P-3.)
 
Location. 35° 36.269′ N, 82° 33.582′ W. Marker is in Asheville, North Carolina, in Buncombe County. Marker is at the intersection of Broadway Street and Ocala Street, on the left when traveling north on Broadway Street. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Asheville NC 28801, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. 1st U.S. Colored Heavy Artillery (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); Locke Craig (about 700 feet away); Jeter C. Pritchard (approx. 0.4 miles away); Kiffin Y. Rockwell (approx. 0.4 miles away); Wartime Jail (approx. half a mile away); Zelda Fitzgerald (approx. 0.6 miles away); Buncombe Turnpike (approx. 0.6 miles away); Historic Hilltop (approx. 0.6 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Asheville.
 
Also see . . .  NC Markers page. (Submitted on September 7, 2016, by Michael C. Wilcox of Winston-Salem, North Carolina.)
 
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Riverside Cemetery Marker (facing north) image. Click for full size.
By Michael C. Wilcox, September 4, 2016
2. Riverside Cemetery Marker (facing north)
Riverside Cemetery Marker (facing south) image. Click for full size.
By Michael C. Wilcox, September 4, 2016
3. Riverside Cemetery Marker (facing south)
Grave of Thomas Wolfe image. Click for full size.
By Michael C. Wilcox, August 3, 2015
4. Grave of Thomas Wolfe
Grave of Thomas Wolfe image. Click for full size.
By Michael C. Wilcox, August 3, 2015
5. Grave of Thomas Wolfe
Wolfe Family Gravesite image. Click for full size.
By Michael C. Wilcox, August 3, 2015
6. Wolfe Family Gravesite
Thomas Wolfe's father W.O. Wolfe was a notable local figure in his day, known for his work constructing monuments. There are markers in town about him.
Grave of "O. Henry" image. Click for full size.
By Michael C. Wilcox, August 3, 2015
7. Grave of "O. Henry"
Grave of Zebulon Vance image. Click for full size.
By Michael C. Wilcox, August 3, 2015
8. Grave of Zebulon Vance
Grave of Zebulon Vance image. Click for full size.
By Michael C. Wilcox, August 3, 2015
9. Grave of Zebulon Vance
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Michael C. Wilcox of Winston-Salem, North Carolina. This page has been viewed 173 times since then and 9 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9. submitted on , by Michael C. Wilcox of Winston-Salem, North Carolina. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on September 8, 2016.
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