Asheville in Buncombe County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
Placed by the Carolina Power & Light Company and the YMI Cultural Center in honor of all the African-American craftsmen who helped build the city
Erected by Asheville Urban Trail.
Location. 35° 35.687′ N, 82° 33.024′ W. Marker is in Asheville, North Carolina, in Buncombe County. Marker can be reached from South Market Street north of Eagle Street, on the right when traveling south. Touch 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. Monument Corner (within shouting distance of this marker); Young Men’s Institute (within shouting distance of this marker); "The Block" (within shouting distance of this marker); Past and Promise (within Walk Into History (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Early Years In Asheville's Historic Central Square (about 300 feet away); Zebulon Baird Vance (about 300 feet away); Crossroads (about 400 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Asheville.
Categories. • African Americans • Architecture • Industry & Commerce •
Credits. This page was last revised on October 4, 2016. This page originally submitted on October 2, 2016, by Michael C. Wilcox of Winston-Salem, North Carolina. This page has been viewed 213 times since then and 20 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on October 2, 2016, by Michael C. Wilcox of Winston-Salem, North Carolina. 5, 6. submitted on October 3, 2016, by Michael C. Wilcox of Winston-Salem, North Carolina. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.