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Raleigh in Wake County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Gales Family

 
 
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By Devry Becker Jones, November 10, 2018
1. Gales Family Marker
Inscription.  Joseph, Raleigh Register founder, 1799; his wife Winifred, early novelist; sons Joseph and Weston, editors, lived 2 blks. E.
 
Erected 1991 by Division of Archives and History. (Marker Number H 99.)
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Arts, Letters, MusicCommunications. A significant historical year for this entry is 1799.
 
Location. 35° 46.543′ N, 78° 38.524′ W. Marker is in Raleigh, North Carolina, in Wake County. Marker is at the intersection of West Davie Street and South McDowell Street, on the right when traveling west on West Davie Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 205 West Davie Street, Raleigh NC 27601, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Thomas R. Jernigan (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); William W. Holden (approx. 0.2 miles away); Josephus Daniels (approx. 0.2 miles away); Andrew Johnson Birth Site (approx. ¼ mile away); First Presbyterian Church (approx. ¼ mile away); A.I.A Tower (approx. ¼ mile away); a different
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By Devry Becker Jones, November 10, 2018
2. Gales Family Marker
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marker also named First Presbyterian Church (approx. 0.3 miles away); General Grant (approx. 0.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Raleigh.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on December 16, 2019. It was originally submitted on November 12, 2018, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. This page has been viewed 51 times since then and 2 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on November 12, 2018, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.

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